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In this week's "Issues of the Environment," WEMU's David Fair speaks to Dr. Gillian Miller, Senior Scientist for HealthyStuff.org, to discuss avoiding toxic chemicals or environmentally hazardous substances when shopping for gifts.  

Rick Snyder
State of Michigan / michigan.gov

Governor Rick Snyder plans to take executive action on tougher standards for lead in drinking water in the face of foot-dragging by the Legislature.

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Preliminary data shows Washtenaw County is below the statewide average for children who tested positive for elevated blood lead levels.

MEC Backs New Lead Standard

May 22, 2012

Centers for Disease Control issues new lead safety levels.