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Human toxicity

Referring to the human safety of a product or ingredient: the level at which the human body cannot expel a metabolized harmful substance.

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Biomass

Organic, non-fossil material that is available on a renewable basis. Biomass includes all biological organisms and their metabolic by-products, including forest and mill residues, agricultural crops and waste, wood and wood waste, animal waste, aquatic plants, and municipal and industrial waste.

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