Banned Flame Retardant Still Making Bald Eagles SickA recent Michigan study shows bald eagles are being exposed to more toxins, including banned flame-retardant chemicals that were once commonly used in the manufacturing of furniture.
Prosecutors Allege San Francisco Bomb Suspect Had Makings Of Ricin Poison At His Apartment; Bail DeniedThe man arrested in San Francisco after a nationwide FBI manhunt and charged with possessing an illegal destructive device was denied bail Monday as prosecutors revealed the suspect allegedly had the makings of a lethal toxin in his apartment.
Berkeley Residents Fuming Over Asphalt Plant’s Alleged Fog Of Toxins West Berkeley residents allege an asphalt and cement mixing plant is violating terms of settlement made in 1999 and claim they are inhaling toxic fumes on a daily basis.
San Francisco State To Reopen Science Building After Toxin Removal San Francisco State University plans to reopen part of its Science Building in early May after it was closed when unacceptable levels of toxins were discovered last fall.
East Bay Petroleum Firm To Pay $3 Million In Enviromental SuitMore than a dozen district attorneys and the state attorney general said Contra Costa-based Golden Gate Petroleum Corporation violated a number of laws involving underground storage tank systems.
New Consumption Guidelines Issued For San Francisco Bay FishNew safety guidelines have been issued for eating fish caught in San Francisco Bay, the first such update in 17 years.