Environmental Groups Sue Richmond Over Approval Of Campus Bay ProjectA group of Bay Area environmental and community organizations has sued the city of Richmond, claiming last month's approval of the mixed-use Campus Bay Project violates state environmental quality standards and ignores science on rising sea levels.
Kincade Fire Clean Up Efforts Continue With Hazardous Waste SweepRecovery efforts continued Tuesday in area impacted by the Kincade Fire as the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors worked toward making their community more fire safe.
Pep Boys Agrees To Pay $3.7M To Settle Hazardous Waste SuitAutomotive after market retail and service chain Pep Boys has agreed to pay $3.7 million to resolve allegations that it violated California laws by illegally disposing of automotive fluids and other waste.
Shuttered Berkeley Steel Foundry's Toxic Footprint Poses Risk for WorkersEmployees at a recycling business on the site of a steel foundry that shut down last year after going bankrupt are at risk, according to the Alameda County Department of Public Health.
Guerneville Flood Victims Urged To Dispose Of Debris, Hazardous Waste ProperlyAs Guerneville residents work to dig out and clean up from last week’s flood, officials are reminding people of the proper ways to dispose of debris. But for many, the advice is falling on deaf ears.
San Jose Veteran Serves His Neighbors In RetirementHe's a good friend to hundreds of senior citizens in South San Jose, helping them get rid of what's too toxic to trash.
State Wants Central Valley Hazardous Waste Dump ExpandedCalifornia officials are recommending allowing a major expansion of the largest hazardous waste dump in the western United States, even though some residents blame the dump for birth defects.
San Francisco To Evict City's Lone Outdoor Shooting RangeSan Francisco’s only outdoor shooting range is being evicted after 78 years on the southwestern shore of Lake Merced.
SF Faces $10 Million Toxic Waste Problem At Lake Merced Gun ClubCleaning up 60 years of lead bullets and clay ducks from the shooting range on the shore of Lake Merced could cost San Francisco taxpayers as much as $10 million, city officials said.
Solyndra Not Dealing With Toxic Waste At Milpitas FacilityThree months after CBS 5 caught Solyndra tossing millions of dollars worth of brand new parts, the bankrupt solar firm may be trying to abandon toxic waste.
Apple To Allow Environmental Audit Of 2 Chinese PlantsApple has agreed to allow independent environmental audits of two of its Chinese plants after recent reports of toxic leaks into rivers and lakes in the country’s mainland.
Feds Accuse Peninsula Metal Recycler Of Dumping Toxics Into BayThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is ordering a company that shreds and recycles scrap metal to stop discharging a rash of toxic pollutants into the San Francisco Bay.