Why is the method of disposal of nuclear wastes not accepted by people ?

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There are several hazards of nuclear waste:
  1. Contamination of environment
  2. Large amounts of energy that is produced in the reaction can lead to huge explosions causing harm to human life and property.
  3. Radioactive particles are known to cause genetic abnormalities which can be passed on to next generations.
  4. Radioactivity is also known to cause cancer.
It is necessary to dispose it properly and hence, people do not accept open disposal (in landfills) of nuclear waste. 

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