Michigan Close to Finalizing Stricter Lead Rules for WaterGov. Rick Snyder's administration is nearing completion of the country's strictest drinking water rules.
3.4 Percent Of Michigan Kids Tested Had High Levels Of Lead In BloodNearly 4,800, or 3.4 percent, of Michigan children who were tested had elevated levels of lead in their blood in 2015, according to health officials.
Detroit Unions Offer Neighborhood Health Fair, Lead TestingA number of Detroit unions are planning to host a neighborhood health fair that will include free, on-site lead testing.
Tests Show Elevated Levels Of Lead At Howell Elementary SchoolThe school district began a water-testing program in its schools in light of the lead-contamination crisis in Flint.
Ann Arbor Plans Replacement Of Lead Water Pipe ConnectionsAnn Arbor city staff said results of sampling for lead from residential customers' taps there have been very low.
Governor Snyder Supports Switching Troubled Flint Water System Back To DetroitFlint is currently facing a public health emergency over lead in its water.
Ann Arbor Group Finds Toxic Chemicals In Mardi Gras BeadsDangerous levels of lead, other toxic metals and toxic flame retardants were found in most Mardi Gras beads tested by Ann Arbor's Ecology Center.
Don't Drink From That Garden Hose!Add taking a drink of water straight from the garden hose to the list of traditional activities that it turns out might be hazardous.
Wayne State University Researcher Part Of International Ocean Chemistry EffortFrom the middle of the country, a Wayne State University researcher is working to advance understanding of the movement of chemical compounds through the world’s oceans.
Disney-Themed Fleece Hoodies Sold At Target Recalled For LeadThousands of Disney-themed fleece hoodies and t-shirt sets sold last year at Target stores are being recalled because they contain excessive levels of lead.
Annual Toy Safety Report Highlights HazardsConsumer advocates are out with a holiday season warning about some toys that could be dangerous to children.
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