Radioactive Pollution | Radiation | Types, Contamination & Prevention

Radioactive waste from the anthropogenic nuclear activities and army/defense-related nuclear weapon activities cause many problems. It is important to handle them carefully to protect the environment as well as living organisms for a better and safe tomorrow. They are in contact with a variety of radiations. If the level of the radioactive radiations exceeds a certain limit, it can cause harmful effects to living beings. This harmful effect of radiations emitted by radioactive elements is called radioactive pollution.