Techniques, initiatives, education and planning
Proposed budget threatens $300 million Great Lakes Restoration Initiative.
The White House is set to release its final budget the week of March 13, and unless changes are made, funding for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) projects could be cut from $300 million to $10 million. Read More
Company’s director of Michigan operations says deposit amount is reason for state’s high recycling rate for carbonated containers.
It has been over four decades since Michigan implemented its bottle bill deposit law, and one West Michigan business has been responsible for processing over 45,000 tons of the returns generated by that law each year for most of that time period. Read More
A local college has earned LEED Silver certification for a building containing student housing and educational space. Read More
Two downtown Grand Rapids real estate projects and a corporate project in the region have received economic backing from the state. Read More
The West Michigan Environmental Action Council will begin its Women & the Environment Symposium this week. Read More