Tuesday 2/218:20 pm
By Daniel Montes
Two former Bay Area Air Quality Management District employees have brought on a whistleblower lawsuit against the district, accusing it of improperly destroying records and documents regarding air pollution.
Michael Bachmann and Sarah Steele both formerly worked in the San…
Wednesday 1/1110:29 pm
By Julia Cheever
The U.S. Justice Department announced Wednesday that automaker Volkswagen AG will pay $4.3 billion to settle a criminal case in federal court in Detroit and civil cases in federal court in San Francisco in a pollution cheating scandal.
Saturday 11/89:00 pm
By Erin Baldassari
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District issued its first Winter Spare the Air alert for Sunday, which bans the burning of firewood either indoors or outdoors, a spokesman for the agency said Saturday.
Under a Winter Spare the Air…
Saturday 9/69:23 pm
By Hannah Albarazi
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District issued a smoke advisory to alert Bay Area residents to the potential for poor air quality due to Northern California wildfires through Monday.