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California To Require Carbon Monoxide Detectors In Homes

Once this summer hits, California single family homes will be required to have carbon monoxide detectors.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/29/2011

Police officers wear protective suits during biodefense training, over biohazard symbol (AP)

San Francisco May Charge Residents Who Own Bioterrorism Detectors

San Francisco is considering legislation to charge people large fees for possessing biological agent detectors which are used to detect bio-terrorist attacks, but some are calling this a case of a solution looking for a problem.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/23/2011

The Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in northeast Japan on Tuesday, March 15, 2011. (Credit: DigitalGlobe)

EPA Installs More Radiation Detectors On The West Coast

While state and federal health officials are downplaying the risk of nuclear radiation from Japan, the EPA is deploying more electronic radiation monitors.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/16/2011

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Marin County Residents Urged To Change Batteries In Smoke Detectors

San Rafael firefighters are urging Marin County residents to change the batteries in their smoke and carbon monoxide detectors Sunday as part of the annual “Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery” campaign.

CBS San Francisco–03/12/2011