Give any two ways in which non-biodegradable substances would affect the environment

 

Answer

Two ways in which non-biodegradable substances would affect the environment are

  • They contaminate the soil and water bodies because Non-biodegradable substances do not get decomposed even in a very long time
  • Since these substances can not be decomposed, substances like plastic can be eaten by stray animals and cause illness and diseases in them.
  1. Class 10
  2. Chapter 15 Class 10 - Our Environment (Term 2)

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