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Biodegradable

Material that can be broken down into simpler substances (elements and compounds) by bacteria or other decomposers. Paper and most organic wastes such as animal manure are biodegradable.

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Biodegradable Pollutants

Pollutants that are capable of decomposing under natural conditions.

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