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environmentally unfriendly

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Definition of environmentally unfriendly in English:


Harmful to the environment: the water industry is badly affected by the environmentally unfriendly activities of others
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  • They are environmentally unfriendly and don't meet the technology expectations of many of their potential readers.
  • It felt a little environmentally unfriendly, so I began to carry my towel with me.
  • In Germany, cartons have gained a reputation for being environmentally unfriendly, and there has been a movement to encourage the use of returnable bottles.

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