Q. 64.5( 2 Votes )
Why is use of excess fertilizer detrimental for environment?
Use of excess fertilizers tend to cause:
(i) Mineral loading in underground water.
(ii) Excess of minerals in the crop plants.
(iii) Salinization and aridity of soil.
(iv) Runoff from fertilizers rich soil, will cause eutrophication of water bodies and harm to water organisms.
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