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Pollution caused the soil to acidify.
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Last year our smokestacks and tailpipes puffed out more than 60 trillion pounds of the greenhouse gas, monkeying with the planet’s climate and acidifying the oceans.
While the findings are not concrete, phosphorous is known to acidify urine, and an acid-heavy environment increases the probability of stone formation.
Many hydrangeas turn blue if the soil is acidified, as many gardeners know.
Acidifying oceans are causing the reef’s skeleton—a key habitat for fish—to break down rapidly, according to new science.
Makers of aged meat products such as salami and pepperoni inoculate the meat mixture with Lactobacilli, which acidify the mixture and thus create an environment that is not friendly to the growth of disease-causing organisms.
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