Chemical Spill At Tamalpais High School Pool Prompts Neighborhood Shelter-In-PlaceThe Mill Valley police and fire departments have responded to a chemical spill near the pool at Tamalpais High School Tuesday morning.
Overturned Tanker Rig Closes Southbound Hwy 101 Near Gilroy Into EveningAn overturned tanker truck leaking fuel onto U.S. Highway 101 near Gilroy blocked traffic well into the Monday evening commute and afterward, according to Cal Fire.
Tanker Truck Rollover, Hazmat Situation Closes Alpine Road Near La HondaCHP, fire and hazmat personnel are at the scene of a tanker truck rollover on Alpine Road near La Honda Monday afternoon, according to authorities.
Workers Sickened, Guests Evacuated After Apparent Hazmat Suicide At SJ's Fairmont HotelPoisonous chemicals killed one woman in an apparent suicide and sickened eight people, prompting the evacuation of three floors of the Hotel Fairmont in San Jose Saturday
3 Los Altos Police Officers Exposed To Fentanyl, One HospitalizedThe substance that sent a Los Altos police officer to the hospital Monday morning has been confirmed to be the powerful synthetic opioid drug fentanyl, police said.
Facebook: Suspicious Package Tests Negative For Sarin, Dangerous SubstancesA Facebook spokesperson said there were no dangerous substances found after a hazmat situation at the company's headquarters in Menlo Park prompted evacuations.
Possible Sarin Gas Detection At Facebook Mail Facility Prompts Hazmat Response In Menlo ParkFirefighters with hazardous materials training are setting up at Facebook's shipping and receiving building in Menlo Park after crews operating a security machine detected the possible presence of sarin gas.
AutoZone To Pay $11M Over Hazardous Waste Violations At California StoresAn $11 million settlement to resolve state claims that auto parts retailer AutoZone Inc. illegally disposed of hazardous waste in 45 California counties was filed in Alameda County Superior Court in Oakland Tuesday.
Overturned Propane Truck Cleared In Sonoma County, Hwy 128 ReopensAn overturned propane tanker on Highway 128 near the Sonoma and Napa County line Tuesday morning prompted an evacuation order and the closure of the highway for hours, according to authorities.
Sonoma County Officials Approve $2.5 Million For Flood Debris RemovalThe Sonoma County Board of Supervisors on Thursday unanimously approved $2.5 million that will be used to remove toxic debris from flood-damaged areas.
Sonoma County Declares Household Hazmat Emergency In Wake Of FloodingThe Sonoma County Department of Health Services issued a household hazardous waste warning on Tuesday in the aftermath of last week’s storm and subsequent widespread flooding.
Hazmat Incident Cleared At San Jose Google OfficeSan Jose firefighters have canceled a hazardous material evacuation at a Google office building Tuesday morning after crews found no dangerous materials during a search.
Stockton Elementary Class Evacuated After Possible Hazmat SituationSchool officials say a Stockton elementary school class had to evacuate Thursday after several students started feeling lightheaded.
Envelope With Unknown Substance At Google Building Determined To Be SafeAuthorities in Mountain View including a hazardous materials team investigated an envelope with an unknown substance found at a Google building Tuesday afternoon, but determined the substance to be harmless.
Hazmat Scare From Liquid Nitrogen Tank Leads To Pleasanton EvacuationsA hazmat scare happened at a biotech firm in Pleasanton Friday afternoon prompted the evacuation of two buildings.