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World Phosphate Rock Reserves and Resources - USAID

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Offshorre Mining – the good and the bad - Mining Weekly

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Greening the South African Growth Path: Transitioning to Sustainability

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Seabed Prospecting Undermines Blue Economy | Pulitzer Center

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Phosphate Deposits

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Phosphate mining banned - The Namibian

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Water Pollution - Rand Water

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Chapter 3: Fertilizers as water pollutants - FAO

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WTO | Trade policy review - Togo 1999

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Namibia: Say No to Marine Phosphate Mining! - Avaaz

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