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Which of the following causes long term damage to the soil?

1. Paper
2. Plastic
3. Cloth
4. Dead tree leaves

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Correct Answer - Option 2 : Plastic

The correct answer is Plastic.

  • Plastic causes long-term damage to the soil.

  • Plastic is a non-biodegradable substance that stays in the soil for a very long time and causes damage to the soil.
  • The non-biodegradable substance is those that cant be broken down into simple form by microorganisms.

  • Paper, Cloth, and dead tree leaves are biodegradable and can be broken down into simple forms.

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