TITLE

"Fertilizers aid warming"

AUTHOR(S)
Kovac, Matt; Cozier, Muriel
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;11/20/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 44, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a report by the Frontier Research Centre for Global Change, a Japanese research group at the Japan Agency for Marine Earth Science Technology, which revealed that nitrogen-based fertilizers used in farms are contributing to global warming. The findings are based on the analysis of air trapped in layers of ice in Antarctica.
ACCESSION #
23272173

 

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