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__________ contaminant causes kidney and liver problems if present in groundwater.

(a) Benzene

(b) Toluene

(c) Benzotoulene

(d) Lead

I have been asked this question in an interview.

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

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The correct choice is (a) Benzene

The explanation: Benzene, a component of gasoline, is a known human carcinogen. The serious health effects of lead are well known for learning disabilities in children, nerve, kidney, and liver problems; and pregnancy risks.

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