House Votes To Create Private Industry Panel To Advise DEQA bill to integrate private business stakeholders with the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality's rule-making process narrowly passed the Republican-controlled state House on Tuesday.
State OKs $4M More To Defend Workers In Flint Water CasesThe state authorizes spending $4 million more to defend its DEQ and others against criminal charges and lawsuits related to Flint's water crisis.
Advocates Say Next DEQ Chief Should Put Environment FirstEnvironmental advocates say the next boss should have the expertise to make the DEQ do its job
Current Permit Allows More Pollution From Detroit RefineryThe area around Marathon's Detroit refinery could see increased sulfur dioxide air pollution regardless of whether new permit is approved.
Snyder: DEQ Actions Lacked Common Sense; 2 At Michigan DEQ Facing DisciplineTwo more people at the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality are facing discipline for their role in the Flint Water Crisis.
Michigan Official: Federal Water Rules Not Followed In FlintDEQ Director Dan Wyant acknowledged mistakes by the state in its handling of the situation and says "necessary changes" are being made.
State Under Mounting Scrutiny For Flint's Water CrisisThe ACLU began investigating after residents continually raised concerns about the water.
Michigan Agency Proposes Regulating Fewer Air PollutantsMichigan would have 756 regulated contaminants under the rules, down from more than 1,200.
DEQ Provides Over $500K To Set Up Scrap Tire Programs In 48 Communities"You could bury a tire in the dirt and in a hundred years dig it up, and it's still going to be a tire," said Marshall.
Environmental Chief Visiting Gratiot County SiteMichigan's top environmental regulator is visiting a highly contaminated industrial site in Gratiot County where state and federal officials are overseeing a cleanup.
Michigan DEQ Awards $350K In Grant Money For Scrap Tire Cleanup ProjectsSeven scrap tire sites will be completely cleaned ...
Mitsuba Corp. In Mount Pleasant Gets DEQ AwardA company in Mount Pleasant is the 180th to be designated a "clean corporate citizen" by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality.