The Craig Fahle Show

Environment and Health Issue, Detroit's Incinerator Permit?

Monday, October 3, 2011

Great Lakes Environmental Law Center filed a petition over Detroit's incinerator permit, with the main grievances including: Inadequate standards for Clean Air Act emission compliance, unlawful use of a surrogate set of emission limits, unlawful PM2.5 and mercury emission limits, public health impacts on people in low-income and minority communities, and failure to determine whether applicable greenhouse gas emission requirements should be included in the Permit.

GLELC Director Nick Schroeck talks about his organization's objections to the permit.

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