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Soil-Food-Environment-Health Nexus for Sustainable Development

Figure 1

Diagram of soil-food-environment-human nexus. The mismatch of fast changes derived from human activities and slow changes derived from soil processes require the protection of soils urgently. Soil pollution can cascade through the food chain and environment to humans and damage human health ultimately. ARGs refer to antibiotic resistance genes.