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China's agricultural soil laden with toxic chemicals

<p>REPORTS that nearly 20% of China's agricultural land is contaminated with toxic heavy metals have further highlighted the need for strengthened Country of Origin labelling, says vegetable peak industry body, AUSVEG.</p>

Jessica Strauss
China's agricultural soil laden with toxic chemicals

  Data recently released by the Communist Party of China indicates that 19.4%, or approximately 1.05 million square kilometres, of China's agricultural land is contaminated by toxic metals such as cadmium,...

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A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.

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