The U.S. Has Plenty Of Extremely Toxic Sites

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.

We're telling you this so you stay away.

25 Most Radioactive Places On Earth

You've heard of Chernobyl, but there are many more sites you need to avoid.

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.

Written by Curiosity Staff September 20, 2016

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