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02 Oct 2018Michigan Uses Drones to Investigate PFAS Contamination
Recently, Michigan has become the first state in the United States to use unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to assist in a search for groundwater contamination by perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoralkyl substances (PFAS). The drone’s Forward Looking Infrared (FLIR) and regular cameras will be used to determine whether there are springs in the area being observed, which
16 May 2018MDEQ’s Regulatory Revisions to Conform to New Federal RCRA Requirements
Michigan is updating its hazardous waste regulations (the “Part 111 rules”) to conform to many recent federal updates to Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulations regarding the Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements Rule, E-Manifest, Definition of Solid Waste. The state hopes to have these regulatory changes in place before the end of 2018. Among the