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polluted soils
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
Refers to the introduction of micro-organisms, chemicals, toxic substances, wastes, or wastewater into soil in concentrations that make the soil unfit for its intended use.
Definition Source
US, Environmental Protection Agency
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/10102.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/10102
Used For
contaminated soils
Broader Term
anthropogenic soil types
Related Term
brownfields
soil pollution
soil remediation
soil washing
Spanish
suelos contaminados
Term Number
10102