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Avoiding Lead Exposure from Gardening

GARDEN FOR THE ENVIRONMENT

Saturday, March 2, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (PST)

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AVOIDING LEAD EXPOSURE FROM GARDENING

Date: Saturday, March 2nd, 2013
Time: 10am - 12noon
Location: Garden for the Environment, 7th Ave at Lawton Street, San Francisco
Cost: $5 (Sponsored by the SF Department of Public Health)


Lead Workshop

 

Human and childhood exposure to lead is a well-documented and preventable environmental health problem. In the context of urban gardens, exposure to lead is most likely to come from contaminated soil. In this accessible and practical 2-hour class you will learn how to reduce the health risks for you and your family from exposure to lead through from urban gardening. (Image: BayCitizen)

You will learn:
- How and why lead exposure occurs in soil
- Best practices to reduce the risk of lead exposure through gardening
- How to assess the risk of lead exposure to you and your family
- How to have your soil tested for lead
- How to remediate lead paint and soil hazards

 

This class is sponsored by the San Francisco Department of Public Health.

Have questions about Avoiding Lead Exposure from Gardening? Contact GARDEN FOR THE ENVIRONMENT

When & Where


Garden for the Environment
Lawton Street
San Francisco, CA 94122

Saturday, March 2, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (PST)


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