Lake Michigan on the shores of Petoskey, MI
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PERSISTENT BIOACCUMULATIVE TOXICS (PBT)
REDUCTION STRATEGY TEAM

Established under the Great Lakes Regional Collaboration
Pursuant to the Executive Order of May 18, 2004

(This site was updated on October 14, 2005)


Announcements:

Revised Draft Available: Following the discussion during the October 6-7 meeting in Rochester, New York, the team has developed the following draft chapter and associated list of near-term priority actions,

Revised Toxic Pollutants Chapter (10/14/05) (MS Word / PDF)

Near-term Actions (10/14/05) (MS Word / PDF)

 


The Great Lakes Regional Collaboration released its draft strategy on July 7, 2005, at Summit I in Duluth, Minnesota. The document is available www.glrc.us. This Draft Strategy contains both the chapter and accompanying appendix that were prepared by each of the eight GLRC strategy teams. The public comment period ended Sept. 9, 2005. The GLRC Executive Committee and Strategy Team will review all comments for consideration in the development of the final document to be released in December 2005.

A summary of comments that were received relating to the Toxic Pollutants section are available here (MS Word / PDF)

Toxic Pollutant Comments File 1 (PDF)
Toxic Pollutant Comments File 2 (PDF)
Toxic Pollutant Comments File 3 (PDF)
Toxic Pollutant Comments File 4 (PDF)
Toxic Pollutant Comments File 5 (PDF)
Toxic Pollutant Comments File 6 (PDF)
Toxic Pollutant Comments File 7 (PDF)
Toxic Pollutant Comments File 8 (PDF)
Toxic Pollutant Comments File 9 (PDF)