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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
What could be lurking in your nail polish and other personal care itemspolish with TPHP it ended up inside their body. The chemical is also used as a
What could be lurking in your nail polish and other personal care items
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
polish with TPHP it ended up inside their body. The chemical is also used as a common flame retardant. According to the Environmental Working Group, or EWG, more research is needed but recommends young girls limit their exposure. This non-profit... Read more
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Business Insider
One of our main systems of preventing cancer is misleading and misunderstoodtiny, as they block 98 and 99 percent of of UV-B rays, respectively. And even
One of our main systems of preventing cancer is misleading and misunderstood
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
tiny, as they block 98 and 99 percent of of UV-B rays, respectively. And even these numbers may not be reliable, as the Environmental Working Group notes. Testing by Procter & Gamble has found that small differences in light conditions and... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
FDA issues safety alert for popular hair care product over hair loss complaintsindustry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,
FDA issues safety alert for popular hair care product over hair loss complaints
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 5 days ago
industry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,” said attorney Tina Sigurdson, with the Environmental Working Group. “There’s no legal requirement that a company makes sure a product is safe before they sell it,”... Read more
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First Coast News
FDA issues safety alert for WEN hair care product over hair loss complaintsindustry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,
FDA issues safety alert for WEN hair care product over hair loss complaints
First Coast News / Posted 5 days ago
industry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,” said attorney Tina Sigurdson, with the Environmental Working Group. “There’s no legal requirement that a company makes sure a product is safe before they sell it,”... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
FDA issues safety alert for Wen hair products after reports of...data, and we do not have the legal authority to require a cosmetics firm to pro
FDA issues safety alert for Wen hair products after reports of...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
data, and we do not have the legal authority to require a cosmetics firm to provide product safety information." However, Environmental Working Group attorney Tina Sigurdson told CBS news the FDA doesn't have much power to regulate the cosmetic... Read more
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ajc.com
FDA issues safety alert for Wen hair products after reports of...data, and we do not have the legal authority to require a cosmetics firm to pro
FDA issues safety alert for Wen hair products after reports of...
ajc.com / Posted 5 days ago
data, and we do not have the legal authority to require a cosmetics firm to provide product safety information." However, Environmental Working Group attorney Tina Sigurdson told CBS news the FDA doesn't have much power to regulate the cosmetic... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
FDA issues safety alert for Wen hair products after reports of...data, and we do not have the legal authority to require a cosmetics firm to pro
FDA issues safety alert for Wen hair products after reports of...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 days ago
data, and we do not have the legal authority to require a cosmetics firm to provide product safety information." However, Environmental Working Group attorney Tina Sigurdson told CBS news the FDA doesn't have much power to regulate the cosmetic... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
FDA issues safety alert for Wen hair products after reports of...data, and we do not have the legal authority to require a cosmetics firm to pro
FDA issues safety alert for Wen hair products after reports of...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 5 days ago
data, and we do not have the legal authority to require a cosmetics firm to provide product safety information." However, Environmental Working Group attorney Tina Sigurdson told CBS news the FDA doesn't have much power to regulate the cosmetic... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
FDA issues safety alert for Wen hair products after reports of...data, and we do not have the legal authority to require a cosmetics firm to pro
FDA issues safety alert for Wen hair products after reports of...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
data, and we do not have the legal authority to require a cosmetics firm to provide product safety information." However, Environmental Working Group attorney Tina Sigurdson told CBS news the FDA doesn't have much power to regulate the cosmetic... Read more
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5d
KFDA-TV Amarillo
FDA issues safety alert for popular hair care product over hair loss complaintsindustry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,
FDA issues safety alert for popular hair care product over hair loss complaints
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 days ago
industry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,” said attorney Tina Sigurdson, with the Environmental Working Group. “There’s no legal requirement that a company makes sure a product is safe before they sell it,”... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
FDA issues safety alert for popular hair care product over hair loss complaintsindustry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,
FDA issues safety alert for popular hair care product over hair loss complaints
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
industry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,” said attorney Tina Sigurdson, with the Environmental Working Group. “There’s no legal requirement that a company makes sure a product is safe before they sell it,”... Read more
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5d
Fast Company Magazine
How Machine Learning Will Change What You Eatnot really what they’re designed to do," says Craig Cox, senior vice president
How Machine Learning Will Change What You Eat
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
not really what they’re designed to do," says Craig Cox, senior vice president for agriculture and natural resources at the Environmental Working Group. "They’re designed to help farmers determine what the economically optimal rate is to apply these... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
FDA issues safety alert for popular hair care product over hair loss complaintsindustry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,
FDA issues safety alert for popular hair care product over hair loss complaints
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
industry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,” said attorney Tina Sigurdson, with the Environmental Working Group. “There’s no legal requirement that a company makes sure a product is safe before they sell it,”... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
FDA issues safety alert for popular hair care product over hair loss complaintsindustry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,
FDA issues safety alert for popular hair care product over hair loss complaints
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
industry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,” said attorney Tina Sigurdson, with the Environmental Working Group. “There’s no legal requirement that a company makes sure a product is safe before they sell it,”... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
FDA issues safety alert for popular hair care product over hair loss complaintsindustry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,
FDA issues safety alert for popular hair care product over hair loss complaints
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 5 days ago
industry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,” said attorney Tina Sigurdson, with the Environmental Working Group. “There’s no legal requirement that a company makes sure a product is safe before they sell it,”... Read more
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CBS News
FDA issues safety alert for popular hair care product over hair loss complaintsindustry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,
FDA issues safety alert for popular hair care product over hair loss complaints
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
industry. “We’re talking baby wipes, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, hair gel,” said attorney Tina Sigurdson, with the Environmental Working Group. “There’s no legal requirement that a company makes sure a product is safe before they sell it,”... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
EPA gets letter from Erin Brokovich about NC waterand become active in advocating for clean water. She's stuck in this debate she
EPA gets letter from Erin Brokovich about NC water
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
and become active in advocating for clean water. She's stuck in this debate she doesn't want and is thankful that the environmental working group and big names like Erin Brokovich are pushing the federal agency, the EPA to establish a drinking... Read more
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The Hill
Health group urges FDA to investigate sunscreen claimsto investigate the ingredients manufacturers use in sunscreens to boost sun pro
Health group urges FDA to investigate sunscreen claims
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
to investigate the ingredients manufacturers use in sunscreens to boost sun protection factor (SPF) values. The Environmental Working Group (EWG) in a letter to FDA Commissioner Robert Califf Thursday said it’s concerned the ingredients... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Cosmetics industry in lather over legislation aimed at keeping products safein a statement. Major national environmental, consumer and health nonprofits,
Cosmetics industry in lather over legislation aimed at keeping products safe
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 days ago
in a statement. Major national environmental, consumer and health nonprofits, such as the American Cancer Society, the Environmental Working Group and the Good Housekeeping Institute, have also backed the plan. Mary Kay claims credit for... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas' Mary Kay, Pete Sessions team up in face-off over cosmetic regulationsin a statement. Major national environmental, consumer and health nonprofits,
Dallas' Mary Kay, Pete Sessions team up in face-off over cosmetic regulations
Dallas Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
in a statement. Major national environmental, consumer and health nonprofits, such as the American Cancer Society, the Environmental Working Group and the Good Housekeeping Institute, have also backed the plan. But even before Ms. Feinstein... Read more
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The News & Observer
Erin Brockovich cites N.C. in plea for EPA to act— is asking federal regulators to quickly set a nationwide standard for the tox
Erin Brockovich cites N.C. in plea for EPA to act
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
— is asking federal regulators to quickly set a nationwide standard for the toxic compound. A letter Brockovich and the Environmental Working Group are sending to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday refers extensively to North... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
California Agency Isn't Following Fracking Lawback, you’re going to have to take a look to make sure it’s successful. We’re d
California Agency Isn't Following Fracking Law
NBC Bay Area / Posted 9 days ago
back, you’re going to have to take a look to make sure it’s successful. We’re doing that. We’re making improvements.” The Environmental Working Group, which first helped expose unregulated and untracked fracking in California, would like to see a... Read more
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New York Post
Stop buying these drinks right nowyou might be drinking both artificial and natural flavors in your morning brew.
Stop buying these drinks right now
New York Post / Posted 13 days ago
you might be drinking both artificial and natural flavors in your morning brew. But what are they really? According to the Environmental Working Group, people often prefer to see “natural flavors” on a label — it’s more reassuring than... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The yoga-mat chemical's quiet fast-food exitmats, as well as in flip-flops and packing insulation, because it makes them bo
The yoga-mat chemical's quiet fast-food exit
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
mats, as well as in flip-flops and packing insulation, because it makes them both lighter and stronger, according to the Environmental Working Group, an advocacy group. The Food and Drug Administration has approved its use in food in limited... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The yoga-mat chemical's quiet fast-food exitmats, as well as in flip-flops and packing insulation, because it makes them bo
The yoga-mat chemical's quiet fast-food exit
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
mats, as well as in flip-flops and packing insulation, because it makes them both lighter and stronger, according to the Environmental Working Group, an advocacy group. The Food and Drug Administration has approved its use in food in limited... Read more
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Providence Business News
The yoga-mat chemical’s quiet fast-food exitmats, as well as in flip-flops and packing insulation, because it makes them bo
The yoga-mat chemical’s quiet fast-food exit
Providence Business News / Posted 16 days ago
mats, as well as in flip-flops and packing insulation, because it makes them both lighter and stronger, according to the Environmental Working Group, an advocacy group. The Food and Drug Administration has approved its use in food in limited... Read more
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TribLIVE
A la carte: Putting nitrates into perspectiveand taste, while preventing contamination, particularly with the sometimes dead
A la carte: Putting nitrates into perspective
TribLIVE / Posted 22 days ago
and taste, while preventing contamination, particularly with the sometimes deadly Botulinum and Listeria bacteria. Yet the Environmental Working Group includes nitrates on its “Dirty Dozen” list of dangerous food additives. And the World Health... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
32 Sembulan polluters are ordered to clean up dailyregistered following inspection by City Hall into other areas which were not in
32 Sembulan polluters are ordered to clean up daily
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 23 days ago
registered following inspection by City Hall into other areas which were not included in the gotong royong conducted by the Environmental Working Group of Kota Kinabalu Court in collaboration with City Hall and other government agencies recently.... Read more
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Dundas Star News
The ‘blunder’ of the biofuel mandatethe RFS. "It's truly been a flop. The environmental promise has been transforme
The ‘blunder’ of the biofuel mandate
Dundas Star News / Posted 24 days ago
the RFS. "It's truly been a flop. The environmental promise has been transformed into an environmental detriment." The Environmental Working Group, Clean Air Task Force and Friends of the Earth argue that the program has propelled corn-based... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Biofuel Blunder? Renewable Fuel Mandate Is Having A Negative Effect on Home Run Totalsown personal business environment, of course. So when we get to a group like t
Biofuel Blunder? Renewable Fuel Mandate Is Having A Negative Effect on Home Run Totals
The Auto Channel / Posted 25 days ago
own personal business environment, of course. So when we get to a group like the Natural Resources Defense Council, and Environmental Working Group, I don't care how many "green" words they use in their title or if they marched down 5th Avenue... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Weekly Wellness: The best and the worst sunscreenssunscreens are the same, but packaged in different bottles with different brand
Weekly Wellness: The best and the worst sunscreens
KOMU Columbia / Posted 29 days ago
sunscreens are the same, but packaged in different bottles with different brand names. But that's just not the case. The Environmental Working Group (EWG) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to protecting human health and the... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Squatters given final warningwho polluted their areas with garbage, to court as normally they would only iss
Squatters given final warning
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 30 days ago
who polluted their areas with garbage, to court as normally they would only issue compounds. Last Saturday, the Environmental Working Group of Kota Kinabalu Court in collaboration with City Hall and other government agencies conducted a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tests show the SPF on many sunscreens is lower than advertiseddifferent ingredients from European sunblocks and tested in a very different wa
Tests show the SPF on many sunscreens is lower than advertised
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
different ingredients from European sunblocks and tested in a very different way. This disturbs researchers at the Environmental Working Group, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit where Sonya Lunder studies toxic chemicals in food, water,... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Judiciary also can't stand itSarawak High Court Registrar Dean Wayne Daly, who is also a Sessions Court Judg
Judiciary also can't stand it
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 1 months ago
Sarawak High Court Registrar Dean Wayne Daly, who is also a Sessions Court Judge, said the programme was organised by the Environmental Working Group of Kota Kinabalu Court in collaboration with City Hall and other government agencies to protect... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Asbestos to be banned, but not before Wendy Roberts lost her husbandfor example. It was used in carpeting and can still be found in auto gaskets an
Asbestos to be banned, but not before Wendy Roberts lost her husband
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
for example. It was used in carpeting and can still be found in auto gaskets and brake linings. Last year, the nonprofit Environmental Working Group found asbestos in children's crayons made in China and a toy crime scene investigation kit in... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Illegal dumping: Fine, community service await Kota Kinabalu residents if found guiltyYeo Boon Hai. About 500 people from 46 government agencies and private compani
Illegal dumping: Fine, community service await Kota Kinabalu residents if found guilty
The Borneo Post / Posted 1 months ago
Yeo Boon Hai. About 500 people from 46 government agencies and private companies participated in the programme organised by the Kota Kinabalu Courts through the Environmental Working Group, in collaboration with Kota Kinabalu City Hall. —... Read more
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ajc.com
Senator calls for FDA sunscreen investigation30 years ago. “This is really a place where FDA needs to get on the ball and t
Senator calls for FDA sunscreen investigation
ajc.com / Posted 1 months ago
30 years ago. “This is really a place where FDA needs to get on the ball and take some action,” said David Andrews, of the Environmental Working Group, a Washington non-profit vironmental research organization. The FDA would not commit to new... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Senator calls for FDA sunscreen investigation30 years ago. “This is really a place where FDA needs to get on the ball and t
Senator calls for FDA sunscreen investigation
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 1 months ago
30 years ago. “This is really a place where FDA needs to get on the ball and take some action,” said David Andrews, of the Environmental Working Group, a Washington non-profit vironmental research organization. The FDA would not commit to new... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Senator calls for FDA sunscreen investigation30 years ago. “This is really a place where FDA needs to get on the ball and t
Senator calls for FDA sunscreen investigation
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 1 months ago
30 years ago. “This is really a place where FDA needs to get on the ball and take some action,” said David Andrews, of the Environmental Working Group, a Washington non-profit vironmental research organization. The FDA would not commit to new... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Senator calls for FDA sunscreen investigation30 years ago. “This is really a place where FDA needs to get on the ball and t
Senator calls for FDA sunscreen investigation
Dayton Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
30 years ago. “This is really a place where FDA needs to get on the ball and take some action,” said David Andrews, of the Environmental Working Group, a Washington non-profit vironmental research organization. The FDA would not commit to new... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Senator calls for FDA sunscreen investigation30 years ago. “This is really a place where FDA needs to get on the ball and t
Senator calls for FDA sunscreen investigation
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 1 months ago
30 years ago. “This is really a place where FDA needs to get on the ball and take some action,” said David Andrews, of the Environmental Working Group, a Washington non-profit vironmental research organization. The FDA would not commit to new... Read more
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