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Which of the following is true concerning sources of water pollution? a. Mine wastes and heavy metals become water pollution through storm water runoff. b. Biodegradable materials like food, wood,
and leaves are not considered pollution. c. Petroleum byproducts and fuels end up as pollution principally from oil spills. d. Pesticides and herbicides do not commonly become water pollutants
c. Petroleum byproducts and fuels end up as pollution principally from oil spills. An oil spill is the release of a liquid petroleum hydrocarbon into the environment, especially marine areas, due to human activity, and is a form of pollution.
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User: Which of the following is true concerning sources of water pollution? a. Mine wastes and heavy metals become water pollution through storm water runoff. b. Biodegradable materials like food, wood, and leaves are not considered pollution. c. Petroleum byproducts and fuels end up as pollution principally from oil spills. d. Pesticides and herbicides do not commonly become water pollutants

Weegy: c. Petroleum byproducts and fuels end up as pollution principally from oil spills. An oil spill is the release of a liquid petroleum hydrocarbon into the environment, especially marine areas, due to human activity, and is a form of pollution.
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