GYPSOIL brand gypsum contributes to a healthy environment in many ways. Studies at the USDA-ARS National Soil Erosion Research Laboratory at Purdue University have demonstrated that applying gypsum improves water infiltration so soil absorbs rainwater quickly. This minimizes surface runoff and contributes to less soil erosion and loss of applied nutrients. Read more
In addition to soil and water quality benefits, the beneficial reuse of gypsum enables utilities and other processing plants to reduce their dependence on landfilling. Recycling gypsum is a sustainable practice that positively impacts our environment and agricultural production.
For more information on how gypsum impacts the environment, download Norton and Andersen's presentation at the Midwest Soil Improvement Symposium page.