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Soil Contamination

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Soil Contamination

Soil Contamination

Soil Contamination

Only Available in Archive Formats.

From member station WFDD, Leda Hartman reports on the discovery of soil and water contamination in North Carolina. The subdivision used to be an apple orchard and officials there have found high levels of arsenic and lead, ingredients used in insecticides in the 1930's. This is one of the first times the EPA has gotten involved in an environmental clean-up associated with regular pesticide use.