At least I know what these mountains consist of when passing PCS

Mosaic Co. will set aside $630 million to maintain towering piles of phosphogypsum, a waste material left after phosphate mining, in Florida and Louisiana.


The company and government authorities announced the agreement

The phosphogypsum piles, sometimes as high as a small skyscraper and covering the area of a college campus, are one of the most visible byproducts of fertilizer production. A few dozen loom over the coastal plains of the southern U.S. that are home to large phosphate deposits.

Karin for the blog

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