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  • House Street Disposal Area, Belmont, MI, Kent County

    Perfluorinated compound (PFC) Detections near House Street NE and Herrington Avenue NE

    Wolverine Worldwide, Inc. (Wolverine) used the property located near House Street NE and Herrington Avenue NE for the disposal of industrial wastes generated from the production of water resistant consumer products. The property is located in rural Plainfield Township, Kent County, Michigan.  Area residences surrounding the disposal area are served by private water wells. 

  • Grayling Army Airfield (GAAF), Crawford County

    PFC Detection in Monitoring Wells

    Perfluorinated compounds (PFCs) have been classified by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as an emerging contaminate on the national landscape. PFCs are a class of man-made chemicals that were introduced in the 1950s to make products that resist heat, stains, grease and water. 


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  • Guide to Environmental, Health, and Safety Regulations-Read online

    A tool to help manufacturers understand state and federal environmental, health, and safety requirements. Brought to you by The Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Environment and The Michigan Department of Energy, Labor, and Economic Growth.

  • Pollution Emergency Alerting System (PEAS) Database
  • Air Quality Index

    The Air Quality Index, or AQI, is a simple, uniform way to communicate air quality. It provides general information to the public about current air quality levels and related health effects. The index allows people to take action to protect their health when air pollution is elevated.

  • Action! Day Advisories

    Reduce pollution. Voluntary actions save money and improve air quality. Reduce exposure. Protect health by reducing prolonged physical exertion when air is unhealthy.


Department Resources

Additional information regarding environmental health, including public safety, wildlife and habitat, can be found on each of the department websites listed below: