Fresh Air Vallejo has received the San Francisco Baykeeper 2021 Blue Rivet Award for the nonprofit’s work in successfully organizing against the Vallejo Marine Terminal and Orcem Cement factory. The Blue Rivet Award, presented at Baykeeper’s annual dinner on Sunday, March 21, 2021, at an annual gathering, held virtually this year, recognizes Bay Area community […]
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Town Hall: AUGUST 12, 12-2, 332 Georgia Street When it comes to stopping Orcem/VMT… Do you have two hours to make a real difference? What we do now counts for 65 years: The brief history of the Orcem/VMT proposal – They asked the city of Vallejo to change a land use designation to heavy industry in an area adjacent to a residential area with two […]
Orcem CEO Steve Bryan said that slag is so safe that he can eat it. Huh??? I guess he is too busy to read the MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheet) for slag. Here are MSDSs for several materials that Orcem/VMT would be handling on site. Take a look and decide for yourself if these materials […]
Is slag toxic? Here is the answer for you. Taken from a Material Safety Data Sheet for the primary material used in Orcem’s “Green Cement” products.- GBFS Section 2 – Hazards Identification Granulated Blast Furnace Slag is hazardous according to the criteria specified in European Directives 67/548/EEC, EU directive 1999/45/EC and OSHA Hazard Communication Standard […]
Town Hall Meeting Sunday February 19th, 2-4 PM Norman King Center 359 Sonoma Blvd, Vallejo, CA 94590 Rally with neighbors fighting the Orcem cement plant.Co-hosts Fresh Air Vallejo & Voices of Vallejo will outline what to expect from the City of Vallejo hearing process. Hear from local/regional organizations on how to protect ourselves from asthma and […]