Tittabawassee River http://michiganradio.org en EPA plans cleanup of dioxin-tainted Tittabawassee River segment http://michiganradio.org/post/epa-plans-cleanup-dioxin-tainted-tittabawassee-river-segment <p>BAY CITY, Mich. (AP) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is making plans for cleanup next year of a 4-mile-long segment of the Tittabawassee River contaminated with dioxin from a Dow Chemical Co. plant in Midland.<br /><br />It's part of a multi-year strategy to remove tainted sediments from the Tittabawassee and Saginaw rivers that were polluted by water and air emissions from the plant from the late 1890s to the 1970s.<br /><br />A 3-mile stretch near the plant was completed in September.<br /> Sat, 26 Oct 2013 16:24:00 +0000 The Associated Press 15006 at http://michiganradio.org EPA plans cleanup of dioxin-tainted Tittabawassee River segment