Which of the following is not true for fertilisers?


 Which of the following is not true for fertilisers?

(a) They increase the yield

(b) Their excessive use disturbs the balance of nutrients in soil

(c) They are generally used in small quantity

(d) They are environment friendly


(d) Fertilisers are not environment friendly as they are chemical substances rich in particular nutrient, Though, they increase the crop yield, the

repeated and excessive use of fertilisers in the same field reduces the soil fertility, It also pollutes water bodies as they get dissolved and washed

away by rain and also seeps in the water table posing threats to humans.

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