The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has concluded residents were relatively safe from harm and that very little ground pollution resulted from the July 26th fire at Macro Plastics in Fairfield.
The first Spare the Air day of the season has been called for Tuesday throughout the Bay Area.
A national report card says that overall the Bay Area’s air quality is steadily improving, but the inland counties still get a failing grade for having too much ozone in the air.
Air quality regulators on Wednesday approved another $3.9 million to expand the number of in-home and roadside electric vehicle charging stations in the Bay Area.
Wood smoke is the largest source of wintertime air pollution in the Bay Area.
Have you ever wondered how California air officials determine “Spare the Air” days? Students in Los Gatos discovered the answer as they helped test greenhouse gas emissions at their school.