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noun as in contaminator


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According to Murray, just 7-10% of the cannabis industry “currently voluntarily tests” for contaminants.

The ocean is filled with lots of contaminants, such as plastics, oil, and extra carbon.

Eventually humans were sent in, driving truck-mounted vacuum cleaners to suck up deadly contaminants.

It's like any deep mining operation: you're going to be bringing up possibly heavy metal contaminants.

But when high-yield explosions propel contaminants into the stratosphere, the pattern of subsequent developments is less clear.

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On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to contaminants, such as: impurity, poison, toxin, pollutant, contamination, and adulterant.

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