What is the hazardous pollutant released from resistors?
  • a)
    Arsenic
  • b)
    Barium
  • c)
    Cobalt
  • d)
    Silver
Correct answer is option 'D'. Can you explain this answer?
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By Steffy Thampan · 1 week ago ·UPSC
2 Answers
Aditi Patel answered May 15, 2020
Capacitors, switches (contacts), batteries, resistors contains silver and is released to environment in case of improper handling.

Manikandan Mcs answered Mar 26, 2020
Silver is the material that resistors are usually coated with..

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