Reading: Your soil is polluted, but is it harmful?

Professor Chris Collins, Professor of Environmental Chemistry, University of Reading will be leading the discussion this evening on the pollution of our soil.

Café Scientifique talks start at 7:30 p.m. in Monroe's Rock Cafe (formerly known as the Déjà vu Bar & Eatery) and are followed by questions from the audience in the second half. Everyone is welcome to ask a question or make a comment; you don't need to be a scientist to enjoy the evening.

There is no advance booking, but please contact me if you want further information about this often packed event.

Cafe Scientifique is a place where, for the price of a cup of coffee or a glass of wine, anyone can come to explore and debate the latest ideas in science and technology.

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  • Steven P.

    The answer is: it depends. Most soils are poluted to some degree, allotments in particular because of a history of using coal ash as a fertiliser. Anyway another very interesting talk from a professor who obviously knew his stuff and was enthusiastic about passing his knowledge on. Great!

    July 18, 2013

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