The groups say the permit will allow the plant to continue polluting at levels that had been cited more than 30 times in state enforcement actions.
British Petroleum refinery in Whiting, Indiana released 500 gallons of crude Monday night after a leak went undetected.
The spill happened at a business near I-75 and Lapeer Road when a valve malfunctioned on a backup generator.
Ann Arbor-based Logic Solutions Inc. has acquired Quantum Compliance Systems, for whom Logic served as a technology partner for more than a decade.
Michigan Governor-elect Rick Snyder will split up the departments of Environmental Quality and Natural Resources.
Snyder Tuesday announced former agriculture director Don Wyant will head the Department of Environmental Quality. Rodney Stokes will serve as director of the DNR.
A fight over failed septic tanks near Lake Huron is headed to the Michigan Supreme Court.
Michigan anglers and bait shop owners are warning that a push to ban lead in fishing tackle would harm the state’s $7 billion fishing industry at a time when it’s already hard-hit by the recession.
Experts are set to testify in a federal lawsuit in Chicago, where five states are asking a judge to close Illinois shipping locks to prevent Asian carp from overrunning the Great Lakes.
A ruptured section of pipeline that spewed hundreds of thousands of gallons of oil into a southern Michigan river had a lengthwise rip that likely was less than five feet long, a company official said […]