Biodegradable Plastic and Soil Pollutions

Aug. 11, 2022

China is number 1 in the world in the use of plastic mulch in agriculture. Not surprizingly, much of the research on environmental issues caused by plastic pollution of soils and technology to reduce plastic pollution are also emerging from China. Just published in the New Security Beat is Biodegradable Plastic in Chinese and US Agriculture. Also just published in Resources, Conservation and Reclycling is the article Macro-and/or microplastics as an emerging threat effect crop growth and soil health.