Urban Detox

Brooklyn’s Gowanus Canal is the urban poster child of site contamination. The canal is a two-mile-long inland body of unsavory stew that runs alongside what is otherwise prime New York City real estate. It is one of more than 450,000 listed brownfield land and contaminated water sites in the United States that need clean-up and…


Brooklyn’s Gowanus Canal is the urban poster child of site contamination. The canal is a two-mile-long inland body of unsavory stew that runs alongside what is otherwise prime New York City real estate. It is one of more than 450,000 listed brownfield land and contaminated water sites in the United