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State of Michigan Releases First PFAS Sampling of Drinking Water Supplies Report

State of Michigan Releases First PFAS Sampling of Drinking Water Supplies Report

The Michigan Department of Environment Great Lakes & Energy (EGLE) has released its report detailing a massive state-wide PFAS drinking water sampling program that began in April 2018. The report, PFAS Sampling of Drinking Water Supplies, presents findings of EGLE’s sampling efforts from more than 1,700 facilities.

Michigan PFAS Drinking Water Rules Moving Forward

Michigan PFAS Drinking Water Rules Moving Forward

Moving Michigan forward on PFAS drinking water regulations, the Science Advisory Workgroup recently provided its health-based values to the Michigan PFAS Action Response Team (MPART). These PFAS health-based values will be used by the State of Michigan to develop regulatory drinking water standards.

MDEQ slated to become the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) in April

 MDEQ slated to become the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) in April

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order that will restructure the Department of Environmental Quality as the Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE).  Governor Whitmer’s executive order also establishes three new offices within the EGLE.