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Example of land reuse, photo courtesy of ATSDR.
New ATSDR Brownfield and Land Reuse Site Tools Now Available
In its ongoing effort to protect people from potentially harmful exposures at hazardous waste sites, ATSDR offers two free tools: the ATSDR Dose Calculator and ATSDR Brownfields and Land Reuse Site Tools.

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