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TITTABAWASSEE RIVER, SAGINAW RIVER & BAY
MIDLAND, MI

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EPA is proposing a plan to clean up dioxin-contaminated sediment and riverbanks in Segments 4 and 5 of the Tittabawassee River. These segments include a six-mile stretch of the river starting about 11.5 miles downstream of the Dow Chemical Co. plant in Midland. EPA will select a final cleanup plan after reviewing comments received during the public comment period which ranfrom Sept. 22 through Nov. 6.

Read the documents below to learn more.

EPA Proposes Cleanup Plan for Tittabawassee River: Segments 4 & 5 (PDF) (8 pp, 693 K) September 2016 Factsheet

Tittabawassee River Segments 4 & 5 Response Proposal (PDF) (1,708 pp, 35 MB) May 31, 2016

Segment 4 & 5 Proposed Plan Public Meeting Presentation (43 pp, 1.7 MB) October 19, 2016

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MDEQ: Tittabawassee River - Saginaw River - Saginaw Bay Cleanup Exit EPA Disclaimer

Saginaw-Tittabawassee Rivers Contamination Community Advisory Group Exit EPA Disclaimer

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Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry (ATSDR)

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