Monthly Archives: June 2016

2 Jun, 2016

MPs sound alarm on neglected soils

By | June 2nd, 2016|News from the web|0 Comments

Ministers are failing to protect Britain's soils on farmland and in cities, MPs say. The Commons Environmental Audit Committee warns that tracts of polluted soil are a potential health hazard in many towns because the government has stopped grants to decontaminate them. And agricultural carbon emissions are said to be growing because [...]