Photo Credit

Description:

  • Los Angeles skyline at sunset

Location:

  • Los Angeles, CA

Photo Source:

  • Photographer: Sai Yeung Chan (shutterstock.com)

Protecting the Health of Residents

SCAQMD is the air pollution control agency for all of Orange County and the urban portions of Los Angeles, Riverside and San Bernardino counties, among the smoggiest regions of the U.S. We are committed to protecting the health of residents, while remaining sensitive to businesses.

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Air Quality Index

Current Air Quality in Diamond Bar is

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Alerts

  • Incident at Tesoro Sulfur Plant

    The Tesoro Sulfur Recovery Plant, in Carson has a rupture in an above ground storage tank containing molten sulfur. Inspectors are on scene with monitoring equipment and sampling gear.  

    The LA County Sheriff Department issued an advisory for a street closure on Alameda between 23rd and Sepulveda.  They are recommending shelter in place if within ¼ mile of the facility.

  • Odor Advisory

    Odor advisory issued due to elevated hydrogen sulfide levels near Salton Sea.  More Info.

Portals

Community & Health

Health impacts of poor air quality, and how individuals, organizations and local businesses can participate in helping to clean the air

Business

Compliance assistance, training and financial encouragement, and less-polluting technology, products and equipment

Technology

Partnerships, research and funding to expedite cleaner technologies and clean-burning fuels

Photo Credit

Description:

  • Overview of City of Riverside

Location:

  • Riverside County, CA

Photo Source:

  • Photographer: Jim Clouet (SCAQMD)

Latest Updates

SCAQMD Governing Board Meeting Highlights March/April 2016

  • South Pasadena Mayor Pro Tem Michael Cacciotti is reappointed for another 4-year term,
  • Health researcher Dr. Keith Black presents important study results from the Brain and Lung Tumor and Air Pollution Foundation,
  • The Board approves three new incentive programs to reduce air pollution,
  • A special request is made to the EPA to further reduce pollution from heavy-duty diesel trucks,
  • Long-time Executive Officer Dr. Barry Wallerstein completes his service to the South Coast AQMD, and Wayne Nastri is appointed as Acting Executive Officer by the Board.

 

Photo Credit

Description:

  • Solar panel installation at water recycling plant, Inland Empire Utilities Agency (IEUA)

Location:

  • Chino, CA

Photo Source:

  • Photographer: Jim Clouet (SCAQMD)

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