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Which of the following health impact is observed by dumping cathode tubes?

(a) Silicosis

(b) Lung disease

(c) Kidney inflammation

(d) Throat infection

This question was posed to me by my school teacher while I was bunking the class.

Query is from E-waste topic in portion Regulation of E-waste, Groundwater Contamination & Injection Well Disposal of Hazardous Waste Management

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Right option is (a) Silicosis

The explanation is: Breaking, removal of copper yoke and dumping Cathode ray tubes causes silicosis, cuts from CRT glass and respiratory problems.

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