Unethical practice of soil sciences

Other Names:
Malpractice in pedology
Corruption of pedologists
Underreporting of hazards to soils
Professional misconduct of soil experts
Bribery of soil officers
Temptations of pedalogical occupations
Soil scientists, under pressure from their employers and fertilizer interests, have adopted practices which lead to the underreporting of hazards to soils as a consequence of soil mismanagement and mechanized agriculture, especially phenomena such as top soil erosion, degradation of soil fertility and demineralization of soils.
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
14.05.2000 – 00:00 CEST