Sean Hammond

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Opinion | Update 10-cent bottle bill but not at the cost of public health

Opinion | Update 10-cent bottle bill but not at the cost of public health

September 25, 2020 | Sean Hammond

The variety in beverages sold now was inconceivable 40 years ago, but the need to protect our rivers, streams and lakes is the same. 

Opinion | Michigan has a waste problem but these reforms will help

Opinion | Michigan has a waste problem but these reforms will help

June 24, 2020 | Kerrin O'Brien, John Dulmes , Sean Hammond

Our state has a significant opportunity to advance this goal by updating our waste law with bipartisan legislation currently being considered by the Michigan House of Representatives.

Opinion | Let’s move people, not just cars, with $2.5 billion in Michigan road funding

Opinion | Let’s move people, not just cars, with $2.5 billion in Michigan road funding

May 1, 2019 | Sean Hammond

It takes more than asphalt to fix Michigan’s transportation system. Let's think of ways to encourage non-vehicle movement, too.

Opinion | Blaming deposits on low recycling is idea that should be trashed

Opinion | Blaming deposits on low recycling is idea that should be trashed

May 15, 2018 | Sean Hammond

Ditching the 10-cent per bottle deposit law is a seriously bad idea.