brown field


brown field
 An industrial site that is abandoned and unlikely to be redeveloped due to environmental contamination. In 1996, the Clinton administration introduced legislation to clean up brown fields and stimulate redevelopment of former industrial sites in urban areas.

American business jargon. 2014.

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