Huntington Beach Schools Remain Closed As Expert Confirms Classroom Tested Positive For AsbestosEleven Huntington Beach schools will remain closed for at least another week after an expert confirmed Tuesday a classroom tested positive for asbestos.
SCAQMD Seeks Order To Reduce Toxic Emissions At Newport Beach Metal Finishing FacilitySouthland's air-quality management agency is seeking the order after data showed Hixson Metal Finishing is the source of elevated levels of hexavalent chromium, a known human carcinogen.
Research Suggests Meats Cooked At Certain Temperatures Can Potentially Cause CancerSome meats, when cooked at certain temperatures, can cause cancer, according to researchers at UC Davis.
Regulators Moving To Protect Drinking Water From CarcinogenState environmental regulators say they have settled on an acceptable level for the carcinogen hexavalent chromium in drinking water, the first step in protecting the public.
Senators Boxer, Feinstein Call For Ban On Tap Water CarcinogenSens. Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein want the Environmental Protection Agency to protect the public from hexavalent chromium.
Carcinogen Levels In Riverside Water Among Tops In US Researchers say tap water in Riverside has some of the highest levels in the nation of a known deadly toxin.