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JEQ Best Papers

Congratulations to the 2017 JEQ Best Paper Award recipients!

Simple Biotoxicity Tests for Evaluation of Carbonaceous Soil Additives: Establishment and Reproducibility of Four Test Procedures
Daniela Busch, Claudia Kammann, Ludger Grünhage and Christoph Müller

Environmental Challenges Threatening the Growth of Urban Agriculture in the United States
Sam E. Wortman and Sarah Taylor Lovell

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