The U.S. Has Plenty Of Extremely Toxic Sites

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The Love Canal in Niagara Falls, New York sounds like a delightful, if not romantic, destination. Unfortunately, it's quite the opposite. The Love Canal is a huge dump site for tons of mixed industrial chemicals and is one of 1,000 toxic sites in the United States. So, no, not quite a suitable honeymoon destination. Learn about this and six more toxic U.S. sites in the video below.

7 Super Toxic Sites In The U.S.

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Key Facts In This Video

  1. This NASA laboratory in California has substantial amounts of radioactivity. 01:39

  2. Several large federally-owned campuses in Denver, Colorado have been found to be former dumping sites for nuclear waste. 04:40

  3. Chernobyl famously caught fire, leading to several explosions carrying enough radiation into the area it had to be evacuated. 08:11

The Toxic Waste Worth Billions Of Dollars

E-waste is nothing to take lightly.

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Written by Curiosity Staff September 20, 2016