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Did You Know That Your Urine Can Help Feed And Save The World? Check How

It may seem like a crude method of fertilizing plants in the era of industrial agriculture, but researchers are increasingly interested in the potential of pee as they seek to reduce reliance on chemicals and cut environmental pollution. In order for plants to grow, they need nutrients such as nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium, which we obtain through food and then "excrete, mostly through urine," says Esculier, who heads the OCAPI research program in France that studies food systems and human waste management.

  2 months ago ago
Did You Know That Your Urine Can Help Feed And Save The World? Check How