HazMat Crews Resolve Incident In Menlo ParkEmergency officials from Menlo Park have resolved an incident that residents were concerned involved hazardous materials near a veterans health care facility, San Mateo County emergency officials reported Wednesday afternoon.
Odor From Rail Tanker Car Triggers Pittsburg Shelter In Place A strong odor from an empty railroad tanker car parked on the BNSF tracks in Pittsburg Tuesday triggered a brief shelter-in-place order for a nearby neighborhood
Thousands Of Santa Rosa Fire Victims Missing Paperwork For FEMA Debris RemovalThe Environmental Protection Agency has cleared hazardous waste from 63 percent of the fire-ravaged homes in Sonoma County, but many families are still missing paperwork.
Homeland Security, DEA Agents Conduct Probe In Redwood CityWhipple Avenue reopened Friday evening in Redwood City following a lengthy investigation by the Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
Pepper Spray Causes Hazmat Situation At San Jose HotelFirefighters have responded to a hotel in San Jose Monday morning where a hazardous material was detected, fire officials said.
Acid Spill Shuts Down 101 Overpass In MarinA suspected acid spill shut down a busy Highway 101 overpass in Marin County during Tuesday's rush hour commute.
Pepper Spray Likely To Blame For Sickening Customers At Antioch JCPenneyFire investigators believe the substance that sickened 11 people inside a JCPenney store in Antioch on Tuesday was possibly pepper spray.
Unidentified Substance At Antioch JCPenney Sends 2 To HospitalHazmat crews are working to determine the source of a substance at a JCPenny store in Antioch that has sent at least two people to the hospital.
Hazmat Spill Discovered Near Chevron Dock In RichmondA possible hazardous materials spill found in the water near the Chevron Refinery in Richmond has been contained.
Antioch Street Closed Due To Mercury ContaminationA block of Manzanita Way in Antioch has been closed due to mercury contamination Monday afternoon, according to authorities.
Hazardous Materials Fully Consumed In 3-Alarm Fire At Stanford HospitalThe fire broke out at around 7:30 a.m. in the Edwards Building at 300 Pasteur Drive.
San Jose Hazmat Crews Decontaminates Woman Exposed To Lead OxideFirefighters responded to a hazardous materials incident involving a patient at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose, a fire department spokesman said.