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Lacks Cascade PFAS Investigation Office Hours


Lacks Cascade PFAS Investigation Office Hours
The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) will be holding drop-in office hours regarding the Lacks Enterprises, Inc. perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) investigation in Cascade Township.

These office hours are being held to provide residents an opportunity to discuss the investigation with MDEQ project staff.  Details of the currently scheduled office hours are provided below.

Dates:
January 17, 2019   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
February 13, 2019   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Location:
Cascade Township Library Wisner Center – Good Room
2870 Jacksmith Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546
 
Information regarding the investigation can be found on the Michigan PFAS Action Response Team's website. To view this information, visit Michigan.gov/pfasresponse, click “Michigan PFAS Sites,” scroll down and select “More Sites”, and then find the Lacks Industries link.

All drinking water results have been below the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s Lifetime Health Advisory level of 70 ppt for combined PFOA and PFOS.  PFAS was detected at lower levels in 11 drinking water wells.
 
Contact information is provided below: 
For questions about PFAS and health, please contact either:

  • Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Division of Environmental Health hotline at 800-648-6942
  • Kent County Health Department at 616-632-6900 or KCPFAS@kentcountymi.gov
For questions about the investigation, please contact either: For questions directed to Lacks Enterprises, Inc., please contact:
  • Mr. Jim Green of Lacks at 616-974-0857

 

 

 

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