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Q.Is Compressed Fc Dust Toxic On My Vegetable Garden

Zone 4179 | robyneaton24 added on April 10, 2020 | Answered

My partner cut up sheets of compressed fc cresting clouds of dust all over vegetables not to mention the obvious danger to his own lungs. Is this toxic on the vegetables and in the soil.?

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Answered on April 12, 2020

If you are talking about Fiber Concrete, then it is possible that the soil is toxic depending on the exact fibers used to make it. There are many different mixes.

I would have your local extension service take a soil sample to see if there are any contaminants that would make it unusable.

This link will help you to find the closest one to you:


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