Conference to look at contamination issues near Alma

The city of Alma is surrounded by three contaminated EPA superfund sites.

In an attempt to educate the community, Alma College is hosting what it’s calling an Intergenerational Health Conference to examine the effects of living so close, to so much contamination.

The goal is to make city residents more aware of environmental issues in and around their community.

Alma College is bringing in doctors, authors and environmental experts from around the country to speak, on chemical contamination. The event will also provide a tour of the three superfund sites.

The conference is scheduled April 27th and 28th in Alma.

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