Environmental Hazard

(CBS SF)

Crews Clean Up Chemical Plume Release At Dow Pittsburg Plant

More than 20 workers worked to clean up an unintended chemical release at Dow Chemical’s waterfront processing facility in Pittsburg Friday afternoon.

03/27/2015

Solar Panels (AP)

Solar Industry Grapples With Hazardous Wastes

While solar is a far less polluting energy source than coal or natural gas, many solar panel makers are grappling with a hazardous waste problem.

02/10/2013

UC Berkeley

UC Berkeley Fuel Spill Reaches Bay

Around 1,700 gallons of diesel fuel spilled from a tank in a University of California at Berkeley building Saturday evening, causing a spill that reached Strawberry Creek and San Francisco Bay.

12/11/2011