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Real Estate - March 2, 2007

Eco-friendly driveways

Permeable surfaces under cars help prevent toxic runoff

by Katharine Lu

Although Sarah Carpenter had considered repaving their worn-out driveway with cement, the idea of having a great chunk of it in the front yard didn't seem to provide the most aesthetically pleasing, or environmentally friendly solution.

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