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Report Warns of Risk from Industrial Sites in Floodplains

Flooding in Midland that threatens to release toxins from chemical facilities and contaminated sites underscores the importance of our recent report on the risks of siting dangerous facilities close to surface water.

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Report | Environment Michigan

Accidents Waiting to Happen

Chemical plants, manure lagoons, coal ash pits, and other facilities that create potentially harzardous pollution are too often sited next to or nearby our surface waters. This risky practice has resulted in numerous spills of toxic pollution into our waters. We need to better protect our waters from these facilities.

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Woodland wildflowers are blooming! | Nathan Murphy

Lots of spring wildflowers are blooming in woodlands around Michigan. Get out and enjoy them!

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PFAS contaminates surface waters and concentrates in foam | Nathan Murphy

PFAS chemicals concetrate in foam on contaminated surface waters leading to warnings to keep people from exposure to these hazardous chemicals

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PFAS warnings touch our everyday lives | Nathan Murphy

As we see more and more signs, literally, of PFAS contamination in our everydays lives, Environment Michigan will continue to work to protect our families from these chemicals.

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