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What are health concerns that hazardous waste can cause?

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Dr. Edward Smith
Neurosurgery 54 years experience
Depends on material: Hazards are different depending on the materials involved. No one answer is correct except that acute or cumulative exposure poses a health risk to humans or other living things.

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A 46-year-old member asked:

What are health concerns that exposure to hazardous waste can cause?

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Dr. Edward Smith
Neurosurgery 54 years experience
Depends on material: Hazards are different depending on the materials involved. No one answer is correct except that acute or cumulative exposure poses a health risk to humans or other living things.

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Last updated Jul 16, 2012

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