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Term Pollutants
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All matter, element, compound, substance, chemical or biological derivative, energy, radiation, vibration, noise or combination thereof, in any of their physical states which, when introduced into the atmosphere, water, soil, flora, fauna or any other element of the environment, alters or modifies its natural composition and degrades its quality, endangering the health of people and the preservation and conservation of the environment and wildlife.

 
 

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Topic  BiodiversityEnvironmental managementEnvironmental educationProtected areasSoil and water