Made in America
AP Environmental Writer
More from John Flesher
Report: Michigan Dam Failures Were 'Preventable'
Two dams failed, forced an evacuation of 10,000 people and destroyed 150 homes.
May 5th, 2022
BP Agrees to $500K Penalty, Soot Limits at Indiana Refinery
The refinery converts around 440,000 barrels of crude oil into gasoline every day.
Dec 3rd, 2021
Congress OKs 5-year Extension of Great Lakes Cleanup Program
It has supported nearly 5,500 projects targeting some of the most longstanding ecological problems plaguing the lakes.
Dec 22nd, 2020
Governor Says Enbridge Dodging Potential Spill Responsibility
"When I was a kid, my parents taught me: 'You break it, you pay for it.'"
Jul 23rd, 2020
Enbridge Seeks Great Lakes Oil Tunnel Permits
The Canadian company wants to build a 4-mile-long tunnel.
Apr 9th, 2020
Enbridge Hires to Build Great Lakes Tunnel
The company is moving forward despite pending legal challenges.
Mar 6th, 2020
Food & Beverage
Factory Farms Provide Abundant Food
But the environment suffers.
Feb 7th, 2020
Company Needs New Nuke Waste Site
The company was going to bury waste from its nuclear plants on the Canadian shore of Lake Huron.
Feb 6th, 2020
Court Rejects Nestle Bottled Water Plan
The company needs a pumping facility for a significant expansion.
Dec 5th, 2019
Dow Agrees to $77M Environmental Settlement
The funds will compensate for decades of pollution by its plant in Midland.
Nov 11th, 2019
Trump Administration Accuses California of Water Pollution
The EPA outlined a series of alleged deficiencies in California's compliance with federal clean water laws.
Sep 27th, 2019
Food & Beverage
Tainted Sewage Spread on Croplands
While the sludge offers farmers a cheap source of fertilizer, there long have been concerns about contaminants in the material.
Sep 12th, 2019