How are the terms "environment", "environmental pollutant", "environmental pollution" and "hazardous substance" defined under the E.P.A. 1986?"> How are the terms "environment", "environmental pollutant", "environmental pollution" and "hazardous substance" defined under the E.P.A. 1986?"> How are the terms "environment", "environmental pollutant", "environmental pollution" and "hazardous substance" defined under the E.P.A. 1986?

How are the terms "environment", "environmental pollutant", "environmental pollution" and "hazardous substance" defined under the E.P.A. 1986?

How are the terms "environment", "environmental pollutant", "environmental pollution" and "hazardous substance" defined under the E.P.A. 1986?
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Prateek Kumar
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According to Section 2 of E.P.A. a)"Environment" includes water, air and land and the inter-relationship which exists among and between water, air and land, and human beings, other living creatures, plants, micro-organism and property. b)"Environmental pollutant" means any solid, liquid or gaseous substance present in such concentration as may be, or tend to be, injurious to environment. c)"Environmental pollution" means the presence in the environment of any environmental pollutant.

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