Tests show flooring from Lumber Liquidators contains hazardous levels of formaldehyde

Posted on Jul 23rd, 2014

In the latest environmental black eye for Lumber Liquidators, independent lab tests show that Chinese-made flooring sold by the chain emits formaldehyde at levels far above the level requiring cancer warnings under California law, according to a lawsuit filed today by Global Community Monitor.

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Huge crowd turns out for Chevron Richmond project appeal

Posted on Jul 23rd, 2014

A public hearing on Chevron’s $1 billion Richmond, CA refinery modernization project brought large crowds interested in finding out if the Planning Commission’s conditional approval of the project would be appealed.

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New Report: Seward Residents Prove Their Air is Polluted and Unhealthy from Coal Dust and Known Cancer Causing Substance

Posted on Jul 17th, 2014

A coalition of Seward residents and environmental health organizations have released a report detailing a year’s worth of air quality data and calling on better coal dust control to protect public health.

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