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Press Release: Some in Oakland County have Drinking Water that Contains Harmful Chemicals called PFAS, But They May Not Know It

Posted on September 10, 2018 by

Contact:  Jill Ryan or Stephanie Altrock Phone: 231-348-8200 Email: jill@freshwaterfuture.org or stephanie@freshwaterfuture.org Website: www.freshwaterfuture.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Some in Oakland County have Drinking Water that Contains Harmful Chemicals called PFAS, But They May Not Know It September 10, 2018 Oakland County, MI – Perfluroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl substances, better known as PFAS, have collectively emerged as […]

Press Release: Some in Allegan County have Drinking Water that Contains Harmful Chemicals called PFAS, But They May Not Know It

Posted on September 5, 2018 by

Contact:  Jill Ryan or Stephanie Altrock Phone: 231-348-8200 Email: jill@freshwaterfuture.org or stephanie@freshwaterfuture.org Website: www.freshwaterfuture.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Some in Allegan County have Drinking Water that Contains Harmful Chemicals called PFAS, But They May Not Know It September 5, 2018 Allegan County, MI – Perfluroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl substances, better known as PFAS, have collectively emerged as […]

Press Release: Some in Kent County have Drinking Water that Contains Harmful Chemicals Called PFAS, But May Not Know It

Posted on September 5, 2018 by

Contact:  Jill Ryan or Stephanie Altrock Phone: 231-348-8200 Email: jill@freshwaterfuture.org or stephanie@freshwaterfuture.org Website: www.freshwaterfuture.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Some in Kent County have Drinking Water that Contains Harmful Chemicals called PFAS, But They May Not Know It September 5, 2018 Kent County, MI – Perfluroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl substances, better known as PFAS, have collectively emerged as […]

Press Release: Some in Muskegon County have Drinking Water that Contains Harmful Chemicals Called PFAS, But May Not Know It

Posted on August 31, 2018 by

Contact:  Jill Ryan or Stephanie Altrock Phone: 231-348-8200 Email: jill@freshwaterfuture.org or stephanie@freshwaterfuture.org Website: www.freshwaterfuture.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Some in Muskegon County have Drinking Water that Contains Harmful Chemicals called PFAS, But They May Not Know It August 28, 2018 Muskegon, MI – Perfluroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl substances, better known as PFAS, have collectively emerged as one […]

Press Event to Celebrate Successful Launch of Flint Youth Water Education and Testing Program for Residents

Posted on July 20, 2018 by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 20, 2018 Press Event to Celebrate Successful Launch of Flint Youth Water Education and Testing Program for Residents Contact: Latia Leonard Phone: (313) 378-4122 Email: latia@freshwaterfuture.org Flint, Michigan, July 20, 2018 – In partnership with the Flint Development Center, Genesee Country Hispanic Latino Collaborative, Flint Neighborhoods United, and the University of […]

Freshwater Weekly — June 29th, 2018

Posted on June 29, 2018 by

This week: Coastal Flooding Study + PFAS Report + Ontario Walking Back Climate Commitment + Trump Order May Affect Great Lakes Ocean Policy Reversal by President Trump May Affect Great Lakes An executive order, signed June 19th, declares a new national policy to “ensure that Federal regulations and management decisions do not prevent productive and […]

Freshwater Weekly — June 22nd, 2018

Posted on June 22, 2018 by

This week: Michigan Ballast Water Bill + 2019 GLRI Funding in Senate Bill + Michigan Approves New Lead Rules + Foxconn Legal Challenge Moves Forward Michigan Residents: Tell Governor Snyder to VETO H.B. 5095 and Save Invasive Species Protections Michigan House Bill 5095 eliminates the state’s strict ballast water standards that protect Great Lakes waterways […]

Freshwater Weekly — June 15th, 2018

Posted on June 15, 2018 by

This week: U.P Mineral Lease + Water Affordability + Algae Forecast + Line 5 Poll Freshwater Future Calls on Michigan DNR to Deny UPX Mineral Lease in Upper Peninsula UPX Minerals, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Canadian mining company Highland Copper, is seeking to lease more than 3,800 acres of State-owned minerals in Iron and Marquette […]

Freshwater Weekly — June 8th, 2018

Posted on June 8, 2018 by

This week: House Passes Water Infrastructure Bill + Senator Harris Introduces Affordability Bill + Michigan Sulfide Mine Secures Last Permit + EPA to Host Great Lakes Public Engagement Sessions U.S. House Passes Water Bill With Measures for Effort Against Asian Carp in the Great Lakes The Water Resources Development Act passed the U.S. House of […]

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