What is Hazardous Waste?
A technical term under the Comprehensive Environmental, Compensation and Environmental Responsibility Act (CERCLA) for classifying a chemical or other product as a source of a hazardous substance or hazardous waste.
The term is commonly used to denote pollution and contamination as a result of industrial processing that needs to be eliminated.
Literal Meanings of Hazardous Waste
Synonyms of Hazardous
dangerous, risky, unsafe, perilous, precarious, insecure, tricky, unpredictable, uncertain, high-risk, touch-and-go, fraught with danger
Meanings of Waste:
Use it or spend it carelessly, wastefully or aimlessly.
(A person or part of the body) is getting weaker and thinner.
Crushed or crushed (somewhere)
(Time) disappears because it has passed.
(Material, H, Material or Product Product) may be discarded or discarded as this process is useless or necessary after completion.
(An area, usually in a city or town) that is not used, cultivated or built.
Use careless, extravagant or useless work or affairs or expenses.
It left out unwanted content or useless by-products.
Large areas of dry land, usually uninhabited.
Material damage caused by actions or negligence, especially by lifelong tenants.
Sentences of Waste
We can't waste electricity
He was clearly drunk
Seize their flocks and destroy their land
Make sure the waste is disposed of responsibly
A piece of desert
What a waste of time talking to him
Synonyms of Waste
squander, fritter away, misspend, misuse, spend recklessly, throw away, lavish, be wasteful with, dissipate, spend like water, throw around like confetti, grow weak, wither, atrophy, become emaciated, shrivel up, shrink, decay, destroy, devastate, lay waste, leave in ruins, wreak havoc on, ravage, leave desolate, unwanted, excess, superfluous, left over, scrap