Fresh on the heels of a study that found high levels of toxic materials in Mardi Gras beads, Ann Arbor’s Ecology Center is out with a new study just in time for March Madness.
Dangerous levels of lead, other toxic metals and toxic flame retardants were found in most Mardi Gras beads tested by Ann Arbor’s Ecology Center.
The Ecology Center has joined forces with Physicians for Social Responsibility to collaborate on efforts to support expanded energy efficiency and renewable energy programs and policies throughout Michigan.
James Hansen, the scientist whose testimony before Congress in 1988 first raised the threat of global warming to national and international attention, will be the keynote speaker at the Ecology Center’s fall dinner on Thursday, Oct. 3 at the Michigan League in Ann Arbor.
Add taking a drink of water straight from the garden hose to the list of traditional activities that it turns out might be hazardous.
In some states around the country, legislators have responded to the declining revenues from gas taxes by calling for a special tax on electric vehicles, an approach that a new study from Ann Arbor’s Ecology Center says isn’t justified.
The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions
As students and teachers return to school during a time of strapped budgets, 39 Michigan K-12 schools will save $10 million in heating, cooling and other energy costs, reports Energy Works Michigan.
Ann Arbor’s Ecology Center has joined a state-wide coalition of businesses, labor groups, and environmental and other non-profit organizations aimed at boosting jobs in Michigan’s growing electric vehicle industry.
The latest meeting and event notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions