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Old 08-09-2019, 11:30 PM posted to rec.gardens
Dan Espen[_3_] Dan Espen[_3_] is offline
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Sponk m writes:

replying to penmart01, Sponk wrote:
I'd be worried about all the tar and oil, or whatever is used to treat
railroad ties, if I were using them to frame a vegetable garden. Not so much
a concern for just flowers or ornamentals.

I believe railroad ties were preserved with Creosote.
Not something you want to ingest at all.

Dan Espen