Content provided here as an archive and may not be current.
The MTU Regional Groundwater Education in Michigan (GEM) Center, now the Center for Science and Environmental Outreach, published fourteen issues of the Wellspring newsletter between 1992 and 1996.
Some of the articles reprinted here are of general interest; others offer more technical information.
Greener, Gentler Alternatives to Hazardous Household Products
Fluoridation: In the Teeth of a Controversy
Drinking-Water Disinfection: Closing the Curtain on Chlorine?
Drinking-Water Disinfection: Fighting Microbes with Microbes
Reducing Your Risk from Crypto and Other Waterborne Pathogens
Sorting the Sound Science From the Junk
Michigan Tech Researchers Use Solar Power to Clean Contaminated Groundwater
The Deicing Debate: Will It Ever Be Put On Ice?
Road Salt: Still the Deicer of Choice
Oil’s Well That Ends Well
Is Your Yard Chemically Dependent?
Pesticides: Not Just Down on the Farm