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Whar are heavy metals?
A heavy metal is any metal or metalloid of environmental concern.
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A heavy metal is any metal or metalloid of environmental concern.


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The term heavy metal refers to any metallic chemical element that has a relatively high density and is toxic or poisonous at low concentrations.
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A heavy metal is a member of a loosely defined subset of elements that exhibit metallic properties.
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