Examples of harmful in a Sentence
DDT has been proven to be extremely harmful to the environment.
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Researchers have shown the harmful effects even trickle down to co-workers who witness or hear of the harassment, a phenomenon analogous to secondhand smoke.
Environmental advocates argue that the harmful materials from the ash often enter the rivers, many of which also serve as a source of drinking water.
Some reports have also suggested that autogenic training — a type of relaxation therapy —may help reduce noise’s harmful effects.
Huff faces charges including contacting a minor to commit a felony, harmful matter sent to seduce a minor and annoying or molesting a child under 18.
There’s a dangerous, pervasive, and categorically inaccurate idea that melanin offers sufficient protection from the sun’s harmful UV rays.
This happened when the Food and Drug Administration required trans fats—a harmful type of fat in foods—to be included on the nutrition facts label.
But for all the emphasis that’s put on staying fit, there are some harmful side effects to intense exercise — especially for those who aren't doing it properly.
The Food and Drug Administration regulates bottlers and requires companies to test samples of the source water and finished bottles for harmful microbes, chemicals and other compounds.
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