Chiquita will be conducting a smoke study that is estimated to occur over the course of 5 days in June 2022.  The first day of testing took place on June 15, 2022.  The second day of testing took place on June 21.  The third day of testing took place on June 22.  The fourth and fifth days of testing will take place on June 28 and 29.  On both days, the first release will occur at approximately 8:30 am and the second release will occur at approximately 9:30 am.

The smoke releases will be conducted during the morning hours between 7am and 12pm.  The approximate locations of the smoke releases are shown on this map.  The Safety Data Sheet for the smoke pots that will be used to generate the smoke for the study can be found here.  The Findings and Decision of the Hearing Board in Case No. 6177-2 can be found here.  Please contact the South Coast AQMD at 1-800-CUT-SMOG or Chiquita at (661) 257-3655 with any questions or concerns about the study.


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