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State Capitol - file photo
Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Governor Rick Snyder’s new environmental protection chief goes before a state Senate committee for a confirmation hearing. But Department of Environmental Quality Director Heidi Grether faces little possibility that her new job is in jeopardy. 

Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

Underground tanks get special attention in state and federal environmental law.

Department of Environmental Quality officials acknowledge environmental groups' concerns