Zoom In: LU Environment, Organic Fertilizers for Soil Amendments
Mar 28 2022
LU Environment introduces Biochar, an organic soil amendment derived from agricultural residues. It provides affordable pricing for soil amendment and organic fertilizers, while reducing the amount of organic waste sent to dumping and treatment facilities. Biochar is recognized to improve soil quality, water retention, and decreases the need for fertilizers in the soil. Their product has a positive effect in terms of mitigating climate change and increasing carbon sequestration.
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