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Fact Sheets & Information

Dioxins, Furans, and Your Health along the Tittabawassee and Saginaw Rivers

Bed Bug Pesticide Health Advisory

Drinking Water at Torch Lake Superfund Site and Surrounding Areas

Physical Hazards at Torch Lake Superfund Site and Surrounding Areas

What is a Public Health Assessment Fact Sheet

Fish Advisory for Lange and Revere Canals - St. Clair Shores, Macomb County, MI

Morel Mushroom Fact Sheet: False Morels vs True Morels 

Eat Safe Fish in Michigan (updated 2011) 

Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs (CFLs)

Get the complete list of fact sheets from the Division of Environmental Health.

Health Consultations

Health consultations are evaluations of hazardous waste sites or sites that are thought to contain chemical contamination.  Recent documents are posted below.  For the complete list of health assessments, click on the Health Assessments and Related Documents link.

Final Evaluation of Municipal and Residential Drinking Water around Torch Lake Public Health Assessment. March 13, 2013

Final Public Health Assessment: Physical Hazards in the Torch Lake Superfund Site and Surrounding Area. March 13, 2013

Enbridge Oil Spill Public Health Assessment  

Blood Mercury Data, Iron Mountain 


Michigan Hazardous Substances Emergency Event Surveillance 2012 Report.  Past reports are also available.

The first annual report on carbon monoxide poisoning surveillance provides information about the 39 deaths and 1,340 non-fatal carbon monoxide poisonings that occurred in Michigan in 2009. More than 60 percent occurred during the winter months, and happened most frequently at home. About 11% happened at work.