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Moss Landing, California

Asbestos Exposure in Moss Landing, CA

Moss Landing is a census-designated place, with an estimated population of 200, in Monterey County, California. Occupying a total area of 0.6 square miles, the historic fishing village is located on the Pajaro Valley Consolidated Railroad 15 miles north-northeast of Monterey.

Moss Landing was called Moss until 1917 when it was changed to its present day name. The name honors Charles Moss, who with a partner, built a wharf in the village, which eventually became recognized as a busy whaling port. Today, Moss Landing is home to the Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, a multi-campus research facility of California State University; and the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, a sister organization to the Monterey Bay Aquarium.

Moss Landing's most notable landmark is the Moss Landing Power Plant. The natural gas plant produces 2,538 megawatts, is wholly owned by Dynegy, and is visible from Santa Cruz, California to the north and Monterey, California to the south on clear days.

Moss Landing has numerous jobsites where asbestos exposure occurred. Those who worked with and/or around asbestos containing materials are potentially at risk to develop asbestos cancer. For your convenience, we have listed mesothelioma cancer centers located in or near Moss Landing at the bottom of this page. If you were diagnosed with mesothelioma in Moss Landing, California, you may also benefit from seeking the advice of a mesothelioma attorney.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Moss Landing

The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance has compiled information obtained from a number of sources to identify the following jobsites in Moss Landing where asbestos exposure was known to have occurred. These sites are listed below.

  • California Sea Products Company
  • Duke Energy North America
  • Duke Energy Power
  • Dynegy Power, Unit #6
  • Kaiser Aluminum and Chemical
  • Kaiser Cement
  • Kaiser Magnesium
  • Kaiser Refractories
  • Moss Landing Power Plant
  • Pacific Gas & Electric Company

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Moss Landing, California

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100 mile radius of Moss Landing, California. Please click on a cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered, professional designations, areas of expertise and how to contact the center.


Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
1600 Divisadero Street
San Francisco, CA 94115

Distance: 75.2 miles


505 Parnassus Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94143

Distance: 74.1 miles


Stanford Cancer Center
875 Blake Wilbur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305

Distance: 46.2 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Moss Landing, California

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that are located within a 100 mile radius of Moss Landing, California. Please click on a doctor link to obtain more information about his/her background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations, and office locations.

Dr. Mark R. Cullen
Stanford School of Medicine
1265 Welch Rd
Stanford, CA 94305

Distance: 46.2 miles

Dr. David M. Jablons
UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
1600 Divisadero Street, Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

Distance: 74.1 miles

Dr. Thierry Marie Jahan
UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
1600 Divisadero St., Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

Distance: 74.1 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Moss Landing, California

Don’t lose your rights! If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos in California, you may be entitled to compensation. You may have limited time to file a claim. If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma and have a pathology report in hand to support that diagnosis, you are eligible for financial assistance.

Asbestos Related News in California

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