Articles | Volume 1, issue 1
SOIL, 1, 173–185, 2015

Special issue: An introduction to SOIL

SOIL, 1, 173–185, 2015

Review article 06 Feb 2015

Review article | 06 Feb 2015

Identification of sensitive indicators to assess the interrelationship between soil quality, management practices and human health

R. Zornoza et al.

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