Industry outlook.

Author:Greenberg, Alan
Position:Environmental Committee Chair - Michigan. Department of Environmental Quality - Brief article

Considering today's grim economic picture, the loss of Michigan jobs, the preference for new manufacturing plants to locate in places other than Michigan, it is about time that the MDEQ take a close review of its programs and its practices so it repeals some and changes many.

Clean up plans for too many brownfield properties are not being reviewed. Too many air permit applications are suffering needless extended review.

It is about time that certain practices of the MDEQ be ended, such as repeating the dispersion modeling submitted by well experienced and qualified...

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