Berkeley asphalt plant emissions dangerous say residents

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    31/10/2014 · Maio's office recently negotiated changes expected to bring a 30- to 50-percent reduction in odor emissions from Berkeley Asphalt, a plant in West Berkeley that has for years been the source of

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  • Seekonk board of health calls asphalt plant a harmful …

    22/4/2021 · Residents of nearby homes have mobilized against the plant, with a 2,000 plus Facebook group and lawn signs that say "Stop the Seekonk Asphalt Plant." Many are concerned about their health

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    12/7/2021 · Residents Call Out Public Agencies for Inaction on Handling Irvine Asphalt Factory Emissions by Noah Biesiada Jul 12, 2021 Jul 12, 2021 Why you can trust Voice of OC Residents protest Asphalt

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  • Irvine residents raise concerns about asphalt factory …

    15/10/2020 · Residents in North Irvine say they believe a nearby asphalt factory is releasing toxic fumes, potentially harming their health. City Hall sued the asphalt plant in late July, claiming it's in

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  • Air Quality District and Residents Agree To Study Asphalt …

    Berkeley photographer channels Hokusai for '36 views of the Bay Bridge' By Tracey Taylor Dec. 11 2015 1 p.m. May 11 Berkeley asphalt plant emissions dangerous, say residents

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  • Petition calls for regulation, air pollution controls at …

    30/7/2014 · Berkeley Asphalt plans to invest in a new manufacturing process designed to reduce emissions and odors in its West Berkeley neighborhood starting in January, officials announced recently. Its neighbors have complained about the noise, odors, and pollution from the plant for at least 20 years, most recently in June when a group questioned whether the plant has been violating its use permit with excess odors and noise.

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  • West Berkeley residents continue to cry foul over air …

    4/6/2015 · For years northwest Berkeley residents have complained of odors, emissions and noise from Pacific Steel Castings at 1420 Second St. and Lehigh Hanson Asphalt at 699 Virginia St., saying the city

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  • Proposed Asphalt Plant Upsets Seekonk Neighborhood …

    27/1/2021 · The paper also stated, "A small asphalt plant producing 100 thousand tons of asphalt a year may release up to 50 tons of toxic fugitive emissions into the air." In addition to fears of pollution and the smell of hot tar permeating their homes and neighborhood, abutting property owners are also worried that the asphalt plant will have an adverse impact on the values of their homes.

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  • Our community concerns about asphalt - Kunda Park …

    Residents are concerned that the construction of a highly visible asphalt plant (one with the 20m+ smoking chimney stack) in their region, with strong odour …

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  • Fire at northwest Berkeley asphalt company 'under control'

    Crews responded to a fire at the Berkeley Asphalt Company plant on Virginia Street on Friday morning. Berkeley Asphalt: New technology will reduce odors By Mary Flaherty July 29 2014 11 a.m. Oct. 10

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  • Seekonk board of health calls asphalt plant a harmful …

    22/4/2021 · Residents of nearby homes have mobilized against the plant, with a 2,000 plus Facebook group and lawn signs that say "Stop the Seekonk Asphalt Plant." Many are concerned about their health

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  • Risk of cancer/ illness from asphalt - Kunda Park …

    Reference 1. Mortality of mastic asphalt workers. Hansen ES. "Among persons aged 40 to 89 years, significant increases were seen for lung cancer (SMR 290, 95% CI 188-429), nonpulmonary cancer (SMR 200, 95% CI 141-276), and liver cirrhosis (SMR 467, 95% CI 188-962). Bronchitis, emphysema, and asthma also occurred in excess (SMR 207, 95% CI 95-393).

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  • McKinley Park residents want asphalt plant shut down - …

    28/5/2021 · McKinley Park residents are fighting the city over the MAT Asphalt plant in their neighborhood. more. (Jose M. Osorio / Chicago Tribune) Some …

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  • City of Berkeley must stop allowing toxic emissions in its …

    2/3/2021 · He also said asphalt plant emissions are dangerous and added that emissions can cause birth defects, respiratory illnesses and other community health implications.

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  • Berkeley asphalt plant emissions dangerous, say residents

    19/3/2021 · B erkeley Asphalt, owned by Lehigh Hanson, a multinational corporation based in Texas, has been out of compliance with court-mandated stipulations to control its toxic emissions for over 20 years.

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  • West Berkeley asphalt place to face permit re …

    22/1/2015 · A West Berkeley asphalt company will face further examination after Berkeley City Council discussed residents' complaints of air pollution emissions from the plant Tuesday. City Council voted to

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  • Proposed Asphalt Plant Upsets Seekonk Neighborhood …

    27/1/2021 · The paper also stated, "A small asphalt plant producing 100 thousand tons of asphalt a year may release up to 50 tons of toxic fugitive emissions into the air." In addition to fears of pollution and the smell of hot tar permeating their homes and neighborhood, abutting property owners are also worried that the asphalt plant will have an adverse impact on the values of their homes.

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  • Have your say: Temporary asphalt batch plant at McIntyres Lane, …

    • Asphalt batch plants emit very low levels of emissions which do not pose a risk to the health or safety of workers or nearby residents • The amount of asphalt each temporary batch plant will produce will depend on project requirements and staging of work.

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    In another study, nearly half of the residents reported negative impacts on their health from a new asphalt plant. The door-to-door health survey found 45% of residents living within a half mile of the plant reported a deterioration of their health, which began after the plant opened.

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  • Berkeley asphalt plant emissions dangerous, say residents

    13/6/2014 · Berkeley asphalt plant emissions dangerous, say residents. A small group of West Berkeley homeowners gathered at City Hall on Monday this week to submit a …

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