A Spare the Air smog alert has been issued for Monday due to unhealthy levels of smog and smoke in the air, and residents are being advised both to limit their exposure to the unhealthy conditions and avoid making them worse.
As a heat wave moves into the Bay Area, the summer’s first Spare the Air Day has been called for Tuesday.
A team of researchers at Stanford University have developed material for a window screen that could help people in cities with high amounts of air pollution breathe easier.
17 Spare The Air Alerts, 11 In a row tie the record.
As the Bay Area is on track to meet last year’s record of 11 Spare the Air days in a row, neighbors are complaining more than last year about alleged wood burning offenders.
The 10th Winter Spare the Air Alert this season has been issued for Monday.
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District issued a Spare The Air alert for Friday due to high temperatures and low winds and smoggy conditions.
Eight people were taken to hospitals Monday night after being exposed to a pesticide at a San Mateo County trailer park, a battalion chief said.
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has announced that Thursday will be another “Spare the Air” day.