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Enviro-Mich message from Mary Beth Doyle <marybeth@ecocenter.org>
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There is a good editorial in today's Ann Arbor News that rightfully blames
Lansing for not doing all it could to stop the importation of Toronto's
trash to SE Michigan.  The first sentence is below. The whole editorial can
be viewed at:

http://aa.mlive.com/columns/index.ssf?/news/stories/20010105afriedit15.frm

Even as they send more trash, Canadians as kind as state

If the target of the criticism is state government, which has ignored
opportunities to limit the kind - if not the volume -of waste coming into
Michigan from other places, then it's well deserved.




Mary Beth Doyle, MPH
Environmental Health Project
Ecology Center
117 N. Division
Ann Arbor MI 48104

734-663-2400 ext 108
734-663-2414 (fax)




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