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Feb

Produce from urban gardens could contain lead


Toxic metals like lead, zinc and cadmium are commonly found in soil, particularly in urban areas, and lead is neurotoxic, especially to babies and young children.            

Produce from urban gardens could contain lead

Toxic metals like lead, zinc and cadmium are commonly found in soil, particularly in urban areas, and lead is neurotoxic, especially to babies and young children.            

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    Hence the need to regulate urban farms… safety from food inspection and regulations. Safe, healthy, and sustainable...
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    Important bits: LEAD IS VERY BAD FOR YOU AND ESPECIALLY FOR CHILDREN. Do not take it lightly. It can do lots of damage....
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