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Explain "industrialization is one of the main causes of deterioration of the environment."

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To meet the needs of a growing population, new industries are being setup. To set up industry lots of natural resources are depleted.

● Emissions from the factory lead to air pollution, water pollution, and soil pollution.

● It causes acid rain that leads to the degradation of land quality. Global warming, climatic changes are the major consequences of industrialization.

● Industrial wastes including toxins enter in the food chain causes a number of undesirable effects to living beings and animals.

● Industrial effluent damages the natural biological purification mechanism of sewage treatment causing several soils and water-borne diseases.

● Radioactive industrial pollutant cause undesirable disease when food containing radio-nuclides is taken by man.

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