|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Wed, 10 Nov 2010 22:14:09 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-BIF] Hydroponics in Toledo, Ohio|
Abandoned brownfield could soon be a greenfield WTVG TV-13 News (Toledo, OH) November 10, 2010An old abandoned brownfield could soon be a greenfield. It's called a hydroponic farm, and it's a method that grows plants without using soil and you can grow essentially on shelves. And it may be perfect for an old brownfield.
A brownfield like this has abandoned for nearly a decade and now overgrown with weeds. This old Doehler-Jarvis property is contaminated with lead, arsenic, and phosphorous. But soon, this site could be a new hydroponic farm to increase food supply.
... For the entire article, see http://abclocal.go.com/wtvg/story?section=news/local&id=7778802 -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Brownfields mailing list Brownfields@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/brownfields-cpeo.org
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