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New Project to Reduce Nitrate Pollution

Jülich, October 2016 – The European Commission has filed a lawsuit against Germany, citing the country’s failure to take stricter measures to prevent waters being contaminated with nitrate. Scientists at Jülich’s Agrosphere subinstitute are investigating to what extent the groundwater and surface waters in various regions of Germany are polluted and where the nitrate comes from.

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