Southern California has seen 16 no-burn alerts this winter – compared to five last year – with the hardest hit areas in the San Joaquin Valley.
Parts of California are well known for their pollution, and a recent study is helping to pinpoint the most severe contributors.
UCLA researchers have found a possible link between auto pollution exposure and several childhood cancers, officials at the university’s Fielding School of Public Health said Tuesday.
USC researchers say they have evidence that links autism with breathing air pollution.
That deep breath you take this weekend? Thank Carmageddon II.
A UC Riverside study found that commercially cooked hamburgers cause more air pollution than diesel trucks.
The Los Angeles area still has some of the nation’s dirtiest air, but a study released Thursday concluded cars are belching far fewer pollution-causing fumes.
It’s the Mecca everyone wants to make a pilgrimage away from.
Southern California’s anti-smog agency overwhelmingly approved a controversial plan that would allow companies to pollute by purchasing emission credit.
The federal government and California say they will coordinate on new proposals to increase vehicle fuel efficiency for future cars and trucks by Sept. 1.
The governing board for Southern California’s anti-smog agency is expected to consider a plan that would allow companies to pollute by purchasing emission credits.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has threatened to pull federal funds for highways if Southern California doesn’t crack down on air pollution.
The home improvement chain has not admitted any culpability in the settlement for selling the paints, which air quality officials say is one of the biggest sources of local air pollution.
Government officials from around the world used to come to this port city to catch a glimpse of the future: Two-story piles of trash would disappear into a furnace and eventually be transformed into electricity to power thousands of homes.