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Which of the following causes lung disease?

(a) Lead

(b) Barium

(c) Chromium

(d) Beryllium

I have been asked this question in exam.

This interesting question is from E-waste in portion Regulation of E-waste, Groundwater Contamination & Injection Well Disposal of Hazardous Waste Management

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Right answer is (d) Beryllium

To explain I would say: Beryllium is found in switch boards and printed circuit boards. It is carcinogenic and causes lung diseases.

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