Researchers warn of nitrogen hazard to environment

While carbon dioxide has been getting lots of publicity in climate change, reactive forms of nitrogen are also building up in the environment, scientists warn. Almost all of us does not yet know much about nitrogen, but in many ways it is as big an issue as carbon, and due to the interactions of nitrogen and carbon, makes the challenge of providing food and energy to the world’s peoples without harming the global environment a tremendous challenge, as stated by University of Virginia environmental sciences professor James Galloway said in a statement. Read more on this article

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