Environmental impact of some medications

IB Chemistry: Environmental impact of some medications

Supercritical carbon dioxideSolvents are traditionally volatile organic substances which are toxic to all living organisms. They affect the nervous and respiratory systems and many, particularly chlorinated solvents such as dichloromethane, affect the liver and kidneys. Many also contribute to photochemical smog by forming secondary pollutants and also some are greenhouse gases and/or contribute towards ozone depletion....

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