Shell's Cancer-Causing 'Garbage' Taints Calif. Tap Water
A cancer-causing chemical, 1,2,3-trichloropropane, or TCP, has been uncovered in the drinking water served to many living in the California Central Valley. The details of the widespread pollution were hidden for years by the chemical’s manufacturers Dow and Shell. Read EWG’s full exposé here.
EWG Spotlights: Yummy Spoonfuls
Fresh food is typically the best option, but if you don't have time to make your own baby food, frozen options like Yummy Spoonfuls could be your best bet. Check out our other frozen food finds that maximize nutrition, and can save you time and money.
A Brief History of the Food Quality Protection Act
While there's still work to be done, this massive pesticide protection law has allowed us to remove some of the most dangerous pesticides out of the food supply. Now, 20 years later, Congress is considering the Regulatory Accountability Act that would make it virtually impossible to create rules like this one aimed at protecting public health.
Plate of the Union: With EWG's Ken Cook and FPA-EF's Tom Colicchio
EWG President Ken Cook joins Top Chef judge and Food Policy Action Education Fund founder Tom Colicchio to launch our new campaign, Plate of the Union.
Casey Camp-Horinek Corrects Scott Pruitt's Environmental Record
Ponca Councilwoman, Casey Camp-Horinek, talks about Scott Pruitt's environmental record in Oklahoma.
Top 5 Reasons a Pruitt EPA Would Threaten Public Health
This week, the Senate will hold a confirmation hearing for President-elect Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency pick, Scott Pruitt. A Pruitt EPA could have disastrous consequences for public health and the environment.
EWG VERIFIED™ Raises the Bar
EWG VERIFIEDTM is working with companies to raise the bar and give consumers personal care products that are better for your health. Find our EWG VERIFIEDTM products in the Skin Deep® Cosmetics Database