A used or discarded material that can damage the environment and be harmful to health. Hazardous wastes include heavy metals and toxic chemicals used in industrial products and processes as well as infectious medical wastes and radioactive materials such as spent nuclear fuel rods.
Something that pollutes; a pollutant or a group of pollutants:
poisonous waste materials; can cause injury (especially by chemical means)
A substance that causes injury, illness, or death, especially by chemical means.
Find another word for toxic-waste. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for toxic-waste, like: atomic waste, contaminated materials, environmental pollutant, hazardous waste, industrial waste, nuclear-waste, pollution, toxic industrial waste and poison.