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Plume The term 'Plume' as it applies to the area of hazardous materials can be defined as 'A volume of a substance that moves from its source to places farther away from the source. Plumes can be described by the volume of air or water they occupy and the direction they move. For example, a plume can be a column of smoke from a chimney or a substance moving with groundwater'.
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