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Kok, D.D. (author), Pande, S. (author), van Lier, J.B. (author), Ortigara, Angela R.C. (author), Savenije, Hubert (author), Uhlenbrook, S. (author)
Phosphorus is a nutrient necessary for the development of crops and is thus commonly applied as fertilizer to sustain agricultural production. It occurs naturally, in indefinite quantities of uncertain quality in phosphate rock formations, but also accumulates in urban and livestock wastewater wherefrom it is often lost as a pollutant....
journal article 2018
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Kok, D.D. (author), Pande, S. (author), Ortigara, Angela Renata Cordeiro (author), Savenije, Hubert (author), Uhlenbrook, S. (author)
Despite Africa controlling the vast majority of the global phosphate it also faces the greatest food shortages - partially due to a lack of access to the fertilizer market. A more accessible source of phosphorus comes from wastewater flows, which is currently lost through the discharge to open surface waters. Analysing the potential...
journal article 2018