Five firefighters and a resident of a South Side home were taken to hospitals today – because of noxious chemicals on the scene of a fire.
Police are trying to determine who planted eight crude chemical bombs in the courtyard of a condominium complex in northwest suburban Palatine — and why.
A new report accuses Cook County highway workers of dumping chemicals at maintenance yards.
When you clean your sink, scrub counter tops or do laundry, chances are you’re using a cleaning product with a strong scent. As CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports, a new study is saying that the chemicals that make those products smell good might not be good for your health.
Crews this morning were cleaning up the scene of an overnight hazardous chemical situation at a meat packing plant in south suburban Bridgeview.