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In August, a huge forest fire ravaged the San Lorenzo Valley north of Santa Cruz, California, destroying nearly 1,500 structures and exposing many others to…

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In August, a huge forest fire ravaged the San Lorenzo Valley north of Santa Cruz, California, destroying nearly 1,500 structures and exposing many others to extreme heat. Before the fire was extinguished, laboratory tests revealed benzene levels of up to 9.1 parts per billion in residential water samples, nine times the states maximum safety level.
This isnt the first time the carcinogen has been following forest fires: California water managers found unsafe levels of benzene and other volatile…

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