Sources of radioactive contamination include:
- Nuclear power plant accidents or leakage
- Improper nuclear waste disposal.
- Uranium mining operations.
Effects of radioactive pollution include:
- Can cause birth defects, cancer, sterilization, and other health problem for human and wildlife populations.
- It can also sterilize the soil and contribute to water and air pollution.
- Can left a radioactive footprint leading to highly mutative diseases.
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