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Is Your Playground Toxic?

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Some parents and health professionals are standing by crumb rubber, because it does such a good job of preventing broken bones. (Photo by Ben Adler)

Playgrounds are supposed to be safe places for kids to play. But Tamara Keith has the story of a leaked memo from the Environmental Protection Agency that indicates there might be a problem with crumb rubber:

Public Employees for Environmental Safety

National Program for Playground Safety

Environmental Working Group

Producer: Tamara Keith
Release Date: September 28, 2009
Running Time: 3:23

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