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.
Detroit Mayor Threatens Suit Over Marathon's Plan To Increase Refinery EmissionsMarathon is proposing increasing emissions of sulfur dioxide at its plant in southwest Detroit by 22 tons per year.
'We're Watching Our Families Die' Says Resident, While Marathon Oil Looking For The OK To Release More Pollutants" .... we oppose this - we think we need less pollution, not more," said Dr. Abdul El Sayed.
Report: Dozens Of Deaths Likely From Volkswagen Pollution DodgeVolkswagen's pollution-control chicanery has not just been victimless tinkering, according to a report.
Michigan: Progress Made To Reduce Phosphorus In Lake ErieEfforts in Michigan to cut down on the pollutants feeding algae in Lake Erie have been showing signs of success, state officials say.
US Regulator Missed Its Best Chance To Catch VW CheatingWithout that test, VW was virtually home free and evaded detection for seven years.
EPA: Volkswagon Thwarted Pollution Regulations For 7 YearsVW got away with this scheme for seven years, and according to the EPA, didn't come clean even when repeatedly confronted with evidence of excessive pollution.
Michigan Agency Proposes Regulating Fewer Air PollutantsMichigan would have 756 regulated contaminants under the rules, down from more than 1,200.
Southwest Detroiters Demand Marathon Oil Buy Their Homes: 'Our Kids Can't Live In This Kind Of Mess'A small, but vocal, group of southwest Detroit homeowners is demanding that Marathon buy them out of the neighborhood.
Michigan Rep. Says Congress Should Oppose Canada's Nuclear Waste Plan Near Lake HuronRep. Dan Kildee said the country should find a site farther away from the Great Lakes, the world's largest body of surface fresh water.
Melting Snow Causing Manure Mess On Roads, Properties Surrounding FarmThe melting created a stream of manure that flowed over a road and into ditches and neighboring properties.
USGS: More Data Needed To Assess Any Fracking-Pollution LinkA new study by the U.S. Geological Survey says more data is needed to be able to say for sure if a link exists between unconventional oil and gas development and degraded water quality.