Soil Contaminant Materials & Resources
The following materials were developed by the Duke University Superfund Research Center Community Engagement Core.
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Soil Contaminant Fact Sheets
‘Gardening Safely’ Video Series
“What are soil contaminants?”
“Exposure routes & health risks”
“How can I learn more about my garden site?
“How can I limit exposure in the garden?”
Soil Testing and Exposure Assessment Resources
Duke University and NC State Extension Gardener Program – Check Your Dirt NC! Gardener Decision Tool
Boston University School of Public Health – How to take a soil sample (video)
Urban Gardening in and around Brownfields
NC State University – Minimizing Risks of Soil Contaminants in Urban Gardens