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Filled with Uncertainty: Toxic Dirt in Building & Construction -- by Jim Vallette
The contaminated soil and fill trade is a hidden, widespread, and nationwide problem, because of not only what is done illegally, but also what is allowed by environmental agencies. Federal and state agencies exempt a wide range of contaminated wastes from regulation if the wastes may be “beneficially used” in applications like structural fill and playground mulch. Get to know all the dirt here.