265 Symposium--Pb in Urban Soils
Oral SessionSSSA Division: Urban and Anthropogenic Soils
Soil lead (Pb) contamination is a widespread public environmental and health concern in urban lands, where the main sources of Pb are combustion of leaded gasoline and deterioration of exterior paints. Elevated soil Pb is especially concerning where urban soils are used for gardening. The purpose of this symposium is to provide the state of the science on soil Pb chemistry & bioavailability, testing & interpretation, remediation, health risk, and civic communication.
SSSA Division: Soil Chemistry
Tuesday, October 24, 2017: 1:30 PM-3:35 PM
Tampa Convention Center, Room 32
Maxine J. Levin and Gregory Evanylo