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San Francisco State University (SFSU)

SFSU Science Building To Remain Closed After Hazardous Materials Found

University officials are scrambling to relocate classes normally held in the school’s Science Building, which has been shut down because of concerns over asbestos, mercury and lead found there.

01/23/2014

Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

Delta Sport Fish Have Highest Mercury Concentration In State

A new survey finds that sport fish from rivers and streams in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta have higher levels of mercury in their systems than fish taken from anywhere else in California.

06/02/2013

(AP)

Santa Clara Passes E-Waste Restriction Bill

Santa Clara County supervisors have passed a bill that aims to stop electronic waste such as computers from being shipped overseas for recycling.

06/25/2011

Halibut with Watercress Pesto and Cannellini Beans

New Consumption Guidelines Issued For San Francisco Bay Fish

New safety guidelines have been issued for eating fish caught in San Francisco Bay, the first such update in 17 years.

CBS San Francisco–05/24/2011