non·​pol·​lut·​ing ˌnän-pə-ˈlü-tiŋ How to pronounce nonpolluting (audio)
: causing little or no pollution : not polluting
nonpolluting industries
nonpolluting energy sources

Word History

First Known Use

1870, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonpolluting was in 1870

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“Nonpolluting.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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