* Technology exists to clean
mercury in state
The Detroit News By Steven
The serious health effects
of mercury pollution are well documented and cannot be ignored. Coal-fired
power plants contribute 38 percent of Michigan's
mercury emissions, the largest single source in the state. Gov. Jennifer
Granholm has instructed the Department of Environmental Quality to write a rule
requiring those power plants to reduce their mercury emissions by 90 percent by
Water Sentinels Project
Sierra Club Michigan Chapter
109 E. Grand River Ave.
Lansing, Michigan 48906
Make all Michigan's waters fishable and swimmable.