Fertilizers: High levels of heavy metal adulteration?
Find out how many brands of zinc fertilizers are available in the markets and a status on their availability. 8Zinc deficiency is probably the most common micronutrient deficiency in crops worldwide. Deficiency in zinc might result in significant reduction in crop yields and quality. 8Adulteration of fertilizers has always been a great problem and some estimates claim that forty per cent urea and non-urea fertilizers available in the market is adulterated and contains highest level of heavy metal that can cause serious health hazards to the people and affect food production and soil fertility in the long run. Click on Reports for more on this subject