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We are asking you to speak out in support of the strongest recommendations made by the Council of Climate Solutions to prevent the MI Healthy Climate Plan from being watered down by its opposition.
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President Biden visits Detroit to tout bipartisan infrastructure bill, urgency to pass Build Back Better for climate, jobs, care, justice
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More than 25 organizations and industries call for significant funding to advance clean mobility transportation in Michigan
Governor Whitmer
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An executive directive issued by Governor Whitmer today to limit the purchase of products containing PFAS by the state of Michigan. The directive sets a national precedent for state-level procurement policies focused on toxic chemicals and human health.
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The Ecology Center’s work in addressing lead contamination in Michigan and the Great Lakes Region, and how you can support ending lead poisoning during National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week.

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Clean Energy & Climate Action

Clean Energy & Climate Action

The Ecology Center brings a unique strategy to the energy debate, focusing our educational and advocacy efforts on the human health impacts of a dirty energy system.
Safer Chemicals & Healthy Environments

Safer Chemicals & Healthy Environments

We are working toward a cultural transformation that will drive the way we design, consume and dispose of products, with a focus on "better, not more." We use research, knowledge creation, education, organizing, and mobilization to make this change.
Healthy Stuff Lab

Healthy Stuff Lab

Healthy Stuff is a project of the Ecology Center. Healthy Stuff tests everyday household items for toxic chemicals and reports on its findings.
Environmental Education

Environmental Education

We believe that environmental awareness and caring for the natural world should be crucial components of youth education, and we hope to make a difference by improving the environment one child at a time. 
Health Leaders Fellowship

Health Leaders Fellowship

The Health Leaders Fellowship program is a leadership development opportunity for health professionals of all types, at any stage in their career.
Support Our Work

Support Our Work

Founded in 1970, the Ecology Center is organized for one purpose– to develop innovative solutions for healthy people and a healthy planet.