Sustainable strategies towards a phosphorus circular economy

Abstract

Society as a whole uses too much phosphorus (P). This is putting unsustainable pressure on finite reserves of phosphate rock (PR), causing widespread eutrophication of inland and coastal water bodies, loss of terrestrial and aquatic ecosystem services and raising some concerns over the human health risks of high P in the diet (Elser and Bennett 2011;Withers… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10705-016-9774-1

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