[kuh n-tam-uh-nuh nt]
something that contaminates.
- containment, policy of,
Origin of contaminant
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Examples from the Web for contaminants
According to Murray, just 7-10% of the cannabis industry “currently voluntarily tests” for contaminants.Hey Buddy, Wanna Dab? Inside The Mainstream Explosion of Cannabis Concentrates|Valerie Vande Panne|December 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The ocean is filled with lots of contaminants, such as plastics, oil, and extra carbon.Radioactive Tuna Won’t Kill You—but Should We Be Concerned About Mercury?|Daniel Stone|May 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST