“Safe Urban Gardening” The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences newest release in it’s Environmental Health Chat podcast series

The podcast examines why soil contamination makes gardening potentially risky in some areas. Cornell Professor Murray McBride, Ph.D., and Hannah Shayler, an extension associate with the Cornell Waste Management Institute, discuss a recent survey of New York City garden soil and what you can do to protect your family from contamination. Listen to the podcast.

For more information on the research, go to the Healthy Soils, Healthy Communities website.