Items Tagged with 'Kalamazoo River'


Company to pay $245M toward cleanup of Kalamazoo River PCBs

December 12, 2019
TRAVERSE CITY — One of the companies responsible for polluting an 80-mile stretch of river and floodplains in southwestern Michigan with toxic chemicals will pay at least $245.2 million to advance a cleanup effort that began more than 20 years ago. Read More

West Michigan Superfund site on priority cleanup list

December 11, 2017
| By AP
A toxic waste site in the region has been placed on a national priority list for accelerated cleanup work. Read More

EPA signs off on $46M plan to clean up Kalamazoo River

November 3, 2017
| By AP
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has signed off on a five-year, $46-million plan to clean up a stretch of the Kalamazoo River that's contaminated from past paper production. Read More