The Metro: Why Dearborn amended its dust ordinance with stricter standards

Fugitive dust — it sounds like bad air gone awry. And honestly, that’s not such a bad characterization. Fugitive dust...

Detroit Evening Report: Detroit area ranked among worst cities in the nation for annual pollution, report shows

Metro Detroit has some of the worst air particle pollution in the country, according to a new report released Wednesday...

Dearborn launches city-wide air quality monitoring program

Dearborn officials announced the launch of a city-wide air quality monitoring program this week. In partnership with Michigan-based startup JustAir,...

Created Equal: Detroit has a scrapyard problem

Scrapyards have always been a thing in Detroit. Just drive down any of the city's major thoroughfares and you can...

EGLE drafts consent order after Stellantis plant violates air permit

The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) has drafted a plan to enforce an air permit violation...

Haze over Metro Detroit reminds US residents that Canadian wildfires persist

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit area woke up Wednesday to some of the worst air quality in the United States...

Detroit tops list of worst places for people with asthma

Asthma has been a chronic health problem in Detroit for years. But a new report ranks the city the worst...

Detroiters testify to Congress that corporate pollution is harming communities

Detroit residents testified during a Congressional hearing Thursday that industrial pollution in the city is damaging their health. The Oversight...

Tires producing more particle pollution than tailpipes

Anyone concerned about air pollution should take a look at the bottom of a vehicle. The biggest source of pollution...