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Which of the following is a heavy metal pollutant commonly found in industrial effluents?

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Heavy metals like lead, mercury, and cadmium are common pollutants found in industrial effluents. Nitrate and phosphate are common nutrient pollutants found in agricultural runoff, while potassium is a nutrient commonly found in fertilisers.

Note: The use of lead has been regulated by many countries, as it is a toxic pollutant that can cause neurological and developmental problems in humans and animals.

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