SAS is working to promote and encourage the safe development and use of engineered nanomaterials by raising awareness of the uncertainties associated with these materials.
Orange County North Basin Investigation
SAS is investigating the Orange County North Basin area. The site is a comingled groundwater plume of contaminants covering more than five square miles. Multiple agencies are involved including the US Environmental Protection Agency, Orange County Water District, Santa Ana Regional Water Quality Control Board, and the cities of Fullerton, Placentia, and Anaheim.
Argonaut Mine Superfund Site Investigation
SAS is investigating the Argonaut Mine Superfund site in the city of Jackson, located in Amador County.
SAS is investigating two Superfund sites in the city of South Gate, CA; Southern Avenue Industrial Area and Jervis B. Webb Co.
The South Coast Air Quality Management District, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), and the South Gate Community Environmental Health Action Team (CEHAT) are collaborating on a project to engage, educate, and empower California communities on the use and applications of low-cost air monitoring sensors.
SAS is investigating how releases of dry cleaner chemicals into the soil could affect indoor air of dry cleaner building and nearby homes.
SAS is investigating the public health concerns associated with contamination at the Riverside Agricultural Park ("Ag Park").