Michigan Department of Environmental Quality

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A Freedom of Information Act request reveals the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality knew six years ago about the harmful effects of PFAS chemicals often found in drinking water.

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Governor Rick Snyder will not lower the state’s standards for dumping ballast water in the Great Lakes. He vetoed a bill with the changes today.


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The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is suing the Gladwin County Drain Commissioner for $11 billion.


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Four years is too long to go without clean drinking water. That was the message of a busload of Flint residents who marched in downtown Lansing today.


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The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is seeking public comment on changes being made to its lead and copper rule.


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