Thursday, February 3, 2011
February 2, 2011: A Closer Look at Nonmetal Periodic Element #15, aka Phosphorous
Can one member of the nitrogen family make a difference in the state’s budget woes? Proponents of a bill to restrict the sale of phosphorous in lawn fertilizer think it can. Manage its sale and you have one less chemical costing cities millions to control in wastewater treatment plants. Martha Baskin has our story.