War, pandemic behind phosphorous loss

By Farid Farid
Updated June 9 2022 - 9:11am, first published 9:05am
The ongoing Ukraine war is one of the factors critically hitting global supplies of phosphorous.
The ongoing Ukraine war is one of the factors critically hitting global supplies of phosphorous.

The raging war in Ukraine and the ongoing pandemic have critically hit global supplies of phosphorous, an essential resource in producing food, which can affect Australia's ability to feed its citizens, a new study has found.

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