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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
28 Jun 2018Preparing for PFAS Regulation – Important Considerations on Emerging Contaminants
I just gave a presentation on emerging contaminants, with the response to “PFAS” contamination – perfluorinated chemicals – the latest, high-profile set of chemicals providing lessons for the regulated community (and perhaps regulators) to learn from. This presentation was an outgrowth of a State Bar journal article I’d recently published providing a primer on how
01 May 2018Interim Deadline for Michigan PFAS Program Extended
A little extra time has been added to the clock for wastewater plants seeking an extension for water quality reporting in Michigan. Due to a new landfill leachate sampling initiative, municipal Industrial Pretreatment Programs (IPPs) in Michigan now have until May 8, 2018 to submit an extension request to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality