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Re: Rubber Mulch
Message from Mike coastal CT
I did know about some of these issues, but not nearly have all the information you supplied. It does make me pause for thought. I guess the only way I could rationalize it...was that I only planned on using the rubber mulch for about 90 days, and it would never get wet (the leaching issue).
I'm just worried about rotting my seedlings if I use a typical mulch that holds all the water. What do you think about Styrofoam? Maybe I could use those little circular balls in a pocket for 3 month protection.
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