Environment

Brake disc with saddles and shoals close-up on the used car
Brake disc with saddles and shoals close-up on the used car (Photo credit: Bespaliy)
Bob Butler
February 26, 2018 - 9:47 pm
AutoNation, one of the largest auto retailers in the United States, has agreed to pay more than 2-million dollars in fines for improperly disposing hazardous waste. KCBS Radio’s Bob Butler reports the company, which operates 12 popular auto dealerships in Alameda and Santa Clara counties, is also...
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Anderson Dam is photographed, March 13, 2014, in Morgan Hill, Calif. The 240-foot dam that holds back Anderson Lake isn't up to modern earthquake standards and the Santa Clara Valley Water District will have to drain the lake to upgrade the dam.
Anderson Dam in Morgan Hill (Photo by Aric Crabb/Bay Area News Group/MCT/Sipa USA)
Margie Shafer
February 13, 2018 - 6:23 pm
(KCBS Radio) - Lack of rain is not the only indicator of drought. A renowned weather expert explains, drought can be viewed through four lenses.
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Dunkin' Donuts Coffee Cups
Dunkin' Donuts Coffee Cups (Photo Credit: Dunkin' Donuts)
Ron Del Rosario
February 08, 2018 - 6:30 pm
The coffee chain is moving forward with Sustainable Forestry Initiative Standard certified, "double-walled" paperboard cups by 2020
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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
Photo by Xinhua/Sipa USA
Doug Sovern
February 08, 2018 - 10:00 am
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wrapped up his first Bay Area visit today, with talks with California's leaders on trade and the environment.
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Monarch Butterfly
February 08, 2018 - 10:00 am
Monarch Butterfly Population in California Dropping
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Aquarium
(Photo by Xinhua/Sipa USA)
Holly Quan
July 10, 2017 - 10:00 am
Nearly 20 aquariums nationwide have pledged to phase out plastic items, such as straws and bottles, in an effort to save the world’s oceans.
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