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EPA to limit toxic ‘forever chemicals’ in drinking water-
The Environmental Protection Agency proposed the first federal limits on harmful “forever chemicals” in drinking water.00
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Detroiters can get another 1,125 gallons of water under discount program-
Detroit water rates have gone up 407% over the last 20 years, and 120% in just the last 10 years.
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U.S. Judge: Flint has 5 months to finish long-overdue lead pipe replacement-
The $97 million project was supposed to be done by 2020. Officials blame the pandemic, supply shortages and unreliable contractors for the delay.
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Ongoing battle to keep toxic chemicals at bay-
Outdated laws and chemicals that were approved without assessing for risk leave communities struggling to ward off contaminants before they foul drinking supplies.
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Right to water: Could 2023 be the year Michigan ends shutoffs?-
Some lawmakers see a bill to declare a human right to water as a first step toward ending the shutoffs that plague low-income Michiganders.
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Join Bridge, Circle of Blue to discuss Michigan lawmakers’ water priorities-
On Jan. 25, Bridge Michigan environment reporter Kelly House will moderate a Zoom discussion about the priorities for water in the 2023 Michigan Legislature.