Smoke From California Wildfires Spreading 3,000 Miles To New York CityThis isn't the first time smoke from the western wildfires is spreading all the way to the East Coast.
Schwarzenegger Calls Trump Administration's Emissions Proposal 'Stupid'Former California Republican Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger took another jab at President Donald Trump on Thursday.
Trump Administration Wants To Lower Emissions Standards For CarsSetting up a showdown with California, the Trump administration on Thursday announced a plan to revoke a signature Obama-era environmental regulation.
Study Links Air Pollution To Drop In National Park VisitorsVisitors appear to be steering clear of some U.S. national parks or cutting visits short because of pollution levels that are comparable to what's found in major cities, according to a study released Wednesday.
Lung Association: Bay Area Air Quality Among Worst In NationThe Bay Area has some of the worst air quality in the nation but numbers have gradually improved over the last few years, the American Lung Association said.
Tesla Fined Nearly $140K Over Air Quality Violations At Fremont PlantElectric carmaker Tesla has agreed to pay nearly $140,000 in fines to the Bay Area Air Quality Management District over violations from its factory in Fremont.
UC Davis Study Shows Central Valley Farmland a Major Source of Air PollutionA major contributor to harmful smog in California comes from the heavily-fertilized soil in the Central Valley, according to a new study from UC Davis.
Sims Fire Released Harmful Benzene Into Richmond AirThe fire at a Richmond scrap metal yard that triggered an overnight shelter in place for several neighborhoods earlier this week, released benzene into the air.
Richmond Junk Yard Fire Shelter In Place LiftedToll takers were back to work at the busy Richmond San Rafael Bridge early Wednesday as the region began to recover from an overnight shelter in place ordered after black clouds billowed skyward from a scrap metal yard fire.
Richmond Chevron Refinery Flaring Exceeded State LimitsFlaring exceeded a state limit on New Year's Eve at the Chevron refinery in Richmond, according to spokesman for the Bay Area Air Quality Management District.
Bay Area Spare the Air Day Called for MondayAir quality is expected to be unhealthy in the Bay Area Monday because of a high-pressure ridge clamping down on the area, trapping wood smoke pollution close to the ground.
Bay Area Vehicle Buy-Back Program Extends Eligibility to 1996 Model YearPreviously, only 1994 and older vehicles were accepted. The program pays $1,000 to owners to voluntarily retire their old, polluting vehicles.