San Francisco Doctor Researches Impact of Toxic Dump on Hunter’s PointDr. Ahimsa Porter Sumchia recently discovered elevated levels of arsenic and other toxic elements in Hunter's Point residents.
Lead, Mercury, Arsenic, Cadmium Found In Popular Pet FoodsLab tests commissioned by the Clean Label Project are shedding light on what they say are high levels of contaminants lurking in pet foods.
Study: Illegal Arsenic Levels In Drinking Water Of Thousands Of CaliforniansA new report by an environmental watchdog group is detailing the extent of groundwater contamination across California.
State Takes Steps To Get Clean Water To Kettleman CityAfter years of empty promises, the state is finally taking action to provide the Central Valley town of Kettleman City with clean drinking water.
Kettleman City's Contaminated Drinking Water Found At I-5 Fast Food StopsPeople in the Central Valley town of Kettleman City have had arsenic-tainted tap water for years. Travelers on I-5 may also be drinking it when they stop there for fast food.
California Town's Water Tainted With Arsenic For DecadesYou may not know the name Kettleman City. But if you have ever driven to Los Angeles you’ve been through the town. It’s a community in the Central Valley where the tap water’s been tainted for decades.
Part II: California Town's Water Tainted With Arsenic For DecadesThere is a town in the Central Valley where the drinking water is so contaminated, residents haven’t been able to drink it for decades.
Your Favorite Wine Might Contain High Levels Of Deadly Arsenic, According To LawsuitThere may be a reason to think twice before you sip – a lawsuit filed in California Thursday contends some top selling wines contain high levels of arsenic.
Gov. Brown Sees No Harm In Fracking; California Report Suggest OtherwiseA new report suggests that fracking operations in California produce highly contaminate wastewater. Despite the evidence, Gov. Brown still supports the process.
China Bans NorCal Shellfish Imports Due To Toxic Arsenic LevelsThe Chinese government imposed the ban after recent shipments of clams from Northwest waters had high levels of arsenic and a toxin that causes paralytic shellfish poisoning.
Mono Lake Microbe Raises Likelihood Of Alien LifeThe Mono Lake discovery of a strange bacteria that can use arsenic as one of its nutrients widens the scope for finding new forms of life on Earth and possibly beyond.