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California warehouse fire leached chemicals into a nearby channel, releasing a 'rotten egg' smell that some residents say is making them sick

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Carson City Council Member Jawane Hilton, Mayor Lula Davis-Holmes, and California State Sen. Steven Bradford discuss the foul odor at a press conference on October 25, 2021. Jay L. Clendenin/Los Angeles Times/Getty Images
Carson, California, smelled like rotten eggs for two months due to elevated hydrogen sulfide levels.
The stench likely originated with a September fire that leached chemicals into a nearby waterway.
Local residents attribute headaches, nausea, and trouble breathing to the noxious fumes.
The putrid stench that wafted across Carson, California - just south of downtown Los...
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