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soil pollution
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
Modifications of soil features or, more generally, of its chemical and biological balance, caused by the discharge of polluting substances.
Definition Source
US, Environmental Protection Agency
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/961.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/961
Used For
contaminants in soil
contamination of soil
soil contaminants
soil contamination
soil pollutants
Broader Term
pollution
soil processes and phenomena
Narrower Term
radioactively contaminated soil
Related Term
agricultural pollution
brownfields
hyperaccumulators
pollen rain
polluted soils
soil flushing
soil quality
soil remediation
soil washing
Spanish
polución del suelo
Term Number
961