A new bill in the state Legislature would ban the manufacturing and sale of personal care products with microbeads. But, as Cheyna Roth reports, the small plastic beads are already banned in some products at the federal level.
Cheyna Roth reports on legislation that would ban the production and sale of microbeads in Michigan.
Removing barriers to citizen science in the name of more and better data about Michigan waterways and watersheds. That's the aim of a bill introduced by Representative Gretchen Driskell. The Saline Democrat says the measure will remove bureaucratic red tape and expensive permitting fees from data collection in our watersheds.
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