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WBOC Salisbury
Chemical in Tap Water Concerns Sussex County ResidentsReport A new study has some Sussex County citizens concerned about their drink
Chemical in Tap Water Concerns Sussex County Residents
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 57 minutes ago
Report A new study has some Sussex County citizens concerned about their drinking water. According to the non-profit Environmental Working Group (EWG), Sussex County is one of many counties across the country that tested positive for levels... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Virginia Man Arrested for Attempted Murder in Princess AnneReport A new study has some Sussex County citizens concerned about their drink
Virginia Man Arrested for Attempted Murder in Princess Anne
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 57 minutes ago
Report A new study has some Sussex County citizens concerned about their drinking water. According to the non-profit Environmental Working Group (EWG), Sussex County is one of many counties across the country that tested positive for levels... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Carcinogen made famous by Erin Brockovich found in WV wateris present in the water of multiple West Virginia counties, according to a new
Carcinogen made famous by Erin Brockovich found in WV water
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 2 hours ago
is present in the water of multiple West Virginia counties, according to a new report by her advocacy group. The Environmental Working Group (EWG) tested water supplies in counties across the U.S., finding the presence of Chromium-6 in... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Letter: 'Carcinogen in water' more liberal fearmongeringcompliance with water regulations (“Study finds carcinogen in Valley cities’ wa
Letter: 'Carcinogen in water' more liberal fearmongering
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 hours ago
compliance with water regulations (“Study finds carcinogen in Valley cities’ water,” Sept. 20). This study was authored by Environmental Working Group, lobbyists operating as a non-profit environmental health research and advocacy... Read more
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Newser
You've Seen the Movie Erin Brockovich? It Just Got Very Real to All of Usfor the Hinkley, Calif., residents exposed to the heavy metal. Now a new report
You've Seen the Movie Erin Brockovich? It Just Got Very Real to All of Us
Newser / Posted 2 days ago
for the Hinkley, Calif., residents exposed to the heavy metal. Now a new report suggests you've been exposed, too. The Environmental Working Group analyzed EPA-ordered samples of drinking water to estimate that 218 million Americans—some in... Read more
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Kenosha News
Chromium-6 in tap water? Not an issue hereciting the presence of chromium-6, a cancer-causing element in tap water here a
Chromium-6 in tap water? Not an issue here
Kenosha News / Posted 3 days ago
citing the presence of chromium-6, a cancer-causing element in tap water here and across the U.S.. The report — done by Environmental Working Group, a nonprofit, non-partisan advocacy organization based in Washington, D.C. — concluded that, if... Read more
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11 News Houston
Researchers aim to reduce 'Erin Brockovich' toxin in waterand membership fees payed by industrial partners. Report: More than 200 millio
Researchers aim to reduce 'Erin Brockovich' toxin in water
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
and membership fees payed by industrial partners. Report: More than 200 million Americans exposed to the carcinogen The Environmental Working Group, an environmental health advocacy non-profit, reported this week that more than 200 million... Read more
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The Morning Call
Study: 'Erin Brockovich' contaminant present in Lehigh Valley drinking waterperformance in the movie "Erin Brockovich." And it turns out, according to a n
Study: 'Erin Brockovich' contaminant present in Lehigh Valley drinking water
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
performance in the movie "Erin Brockovich." And it turns out, according to a new report from the activists at the Environmental Working Group, it's present in nearly two-thirds of U.S. public drinking water supplies, including here in the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Researchers aim to reduce 'Erin Brockovich' toxin in waterby a $3.5 million annual grant from the National Science Foundation and members
Researchers aim to reduce 'Erin Brockovich' toxin in water
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
by a $3.5 million annual grant from the National Science Foundation and membership fees payed by industrial partners. The Environmental Working Group, an environmental health advocacy non-profit, reported this week that more than 200 million... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
ASU researchers seek to reduce exposure to chromium-6 in drinking waterand membership fees payed by industrial partners. Report: More than 200 millio
ASU researchers seek to reduce exposure to chromium-6 in drinking water
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
and membership fees payed by industrial partners. Report: More than 200 million Americans exposed to the carcinogen The Environmental Working Group, an environmental health advocacy non-profit, reported this week that more than 200 million... Read more
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Newsmax
Chromium 6 Being Found in U.S. Tap Water, Says Studywas found in tap water across the country, according to a study released Tuesda
Chromium 6 Being Found in U.S. Tap Water, Says Study
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
was found in tap water across the country, according to a study released Tuesday by the advocacy organization the Environmental Working Group. The group said federal documents show chromium 6 has been found in water supplies that affects... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Local districts insist water is safe after environmental group release study on chromium-6SEATTLE – Is your water safe? According to the Environmental Working Group tha
Local districts insist water is safe after environmental group release study on chromium-6
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
SEATTLE – Is your water safe? According to the Environmental Working Group that`s an important question after a federal study found chromium-6 in most cities across the nation including many in Washington. Chromium-6 made famous by Erin Brokovich... Read more
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The News & Observer
Study cites widespread tap water contaminationThe Environmental Working Group is using the analysis of more than 60,000 tap w
Study cites widespread tap water contamination
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
The Environmental Working Group is using the analysis of more than 60,000 tap water tests to spur the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to move quickly to establish a national safety standard for the material, hexavalent chromium. The study... Read more
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Newsmax
Household Dust Teems With Toxinsis a flame retardant used in furniture and baby products. California lists it a
Household Dust Teems With Toxins
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
is a flame retardant used in furniture and baby products. California lists it as a carcinogen. A study conducted by the Environmental Working Group and Duke University tested 22 mothers and 26 children and found all — 100 percent — tested... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 4 days ago
(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin... Read more
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Newsmax
Household Dust Teems With Toxinsis a flame retardant used in furniture and baby products. California lists it a
Household Dust Teems With Toxins
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
is a flame retardant used in furniture and baby products. California lists it as a carcinogen. A study conducted by the Environmental Working Group and Duke University tested 22 mothers and 26 children and found all — 100 percent — tested... Read more
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Daily Journal
Legislators seek answers on cancer-causing toxin found in waterour residents.” It is unclear how much hexavalent chromium needs to be consume
Legislators seek answers on cancer-causing toxin found in water
Daily Journal / Posted 4 days ago
our residents.” It is unclear how much hexavalent chromium needs to be consumed to increase someone’s cancer risk. The Environmental Working Group, which released its report on Wednesday, said both the science and political will is lagging on... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Legislators want N.J. to look at risks after cancer-causing metal found in drinking waterour residents.” It is unclear how much hexavalent chromium needs to be consume
Legislators want N.J. to look at risks after cancer-causing metal found in drinking water
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
our residents.” It is unclear how much hexavalent chromium needs to be consumed to increase someone’s cancer risk. The Environmental Working Group, which released its report on Wednesday, said both the science and political will is lagging on... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Tests raise concern about drinking water in St. Louis areadangerous. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2cTpf52 ) cites a report
Tests raise concern about drinking water in St. Louis area
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
dangerous. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2cTpf52 ) cites a report released this week by the Washington-based Environmental Working Group. It found that Missouri American Water Co., which serves customers in St. Louis, St. Charles and... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Tests raise concern about drinking water in St. Louis areadangerous. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2cTpf52 ) cites a report
Tests raise concern about drinking water in St. Louis area
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
dangerous. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2cTpf52 ) cites a report released this week by the Washington-based Environmental Working Group. It found that Missouri American Water Co., which serves customers in St. Louis, St. Charles and... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Tests raise concern about drinking water in St. Louis areaThe St. Louis Post-Dispatch cites a report released this week by the Washington
Tests raise concern about drinking water in St. Louis area
KOMU Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch cites a report released this week by the Washington-based Environmental Working Group. It found that Missouri American Water Co., which serves customers in St. Louis, St. Charles and Jefferson counties, had the... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chrom
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 4 days ago
The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin Brockovich," The... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
10 things to know about 'Erin Brockovich' water contaminantstatistically doesn't change your cancer risk that much, an Arizona State Unive
10 things to know about 'Erin Brockovich' water contaminant
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 days ago
statistically doesn't change your cancer risk that much, an Arizona State University scientist said. A report, released by Environmental Working Group, found that more than 200 million Americans drink water that has more chromium-6 in it than... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?(CNN) — The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
(CNN) — The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie “Erin... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
New Study: 200 Million American's Tap Water has 'Erin Brockovich' ChemicalBrockovich' Chemical A new study from the The Environmental Working Group foun
New Study: 200 Million American's Tap Water has 'Erin Brockovich' Chemical
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Brockovich' Chemical A new study from the The Environmental Working Group found the carcinogenic chemical called chromium-6 in the water supplies of more than 200 million... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Local water systems contain Chromium-6- A recent report called into question the safety of drinking water all across
Local water systems contain Chromium-6
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 days ago
- A recent report called into question the safety of drinking water all across the country. According to a report from The Environmental Working Group, all water systems in Shasta, Butte, and Tehama Counties contain levels of chromium-6. These... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
'Erin Brockovich' toxin found in drinking waterreactions. California is the only state that established a limit specifically f
'Erin Brockovich' toxin found in drinking water
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 days ago
reactions. California is the only state that established a limit specifically for chromium-6, according to the non-profit Environmental Working Group, which authored the report released Monday. But that is 500 times the amount that the California... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Group says there are 'dangerous' levels of chemicals in drinking watersafe levels of this chemical in drinking water and possible long-term consequen
Group says there are 'dangerous' levels of chemicals in drinking water
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
safe levels of this chemical in drinking water and possible long-term consequences of ingestion. The new analysis from the environmental working group examines evidence from water systems throughout the nation. It found the tap water of 218... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 4 days ago
(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Should I worry about chromium-6 in drinking water?The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chrom
Should I worry about chromium-6 in drinking water?
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin Brockovich," For... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Excess levels of dangerous chemical found in tap water across...might remember as the dangerous compound in the movie "Erin Brockovich," is in
Excess levels of dangerous chemical found in tap water across...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
might remember as the dangerous compound in the movie "Erin Brockovich," is in the water supplied to most Americans. The Environmental Working Group analyzed findings from the Environmental Protection Agency and found over 200 million people in... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Should I worry about chromium-6 in drinking water?The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chrom
Should I worry about chromium-6 in drinking water?
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 days ago
The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin Brockovich," For... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 days ago
(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels
Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 days ago
(CNN) - The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Excess levels of dangerous chemical found in tap water across...might remember as the dangerous compound in the movie "Erin Brockovich," is in
Excess levels of dangerous chemical found in tap water across...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
might remember as the dangerous compound in the movie "Erin Brockovich," is in the water supplied to most Americans. The Environmental Working Group analyzed findings from the Environmental Protection Agency and found over 200 million people in... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Excess levels of dangerous chemical found in tap water across...might remember as the dangerous compound in the movie "Erin Brockovich," is in
Excess levels of dangerous chemical found in tap water across...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
might remember as the dangerous compound in the movie "Erin Brockovich," is in the water supplied to most Americans. The Environmental Working Group analyzed findings from the Environmental Protection Agency and found over 200 million people in... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Should I worry about chromium-6 in drinking water?The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chrom
Should I worry about chromium-6 in drinking water?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 days ago
The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin Brockovich," For... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Excess levels of dangerous chemical found in tap water across...might remember as the dangerous compound in the movie "Erin Brockovich," is in
Excess levels of dangerous chemical found in tap water across...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
might remember as the dangerous compound in the movie "Erin Brockovich," is in the water supplied to most Americans. The Environmental Working Group analyzed findings from the Environmental Protection Agency and found over 200 million people in... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Should I worry about chromium-6 in drinking water?The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chrom
Should I worry about chromium-6 in drinking water?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin Brockovich," For... Read more
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News 8000
Should I worry about chromium-6 in drinking water?The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chrom
Should I worry about chromium-6 in drinking water?
News 8000 / Posted 4 days ago
The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin Brockovich," For... Read more
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ajc.com
Excess levels of dangerous chemical found in tap water across...might remember as the dangerous compound in the movie "Erin Brockovich," is in
Excess levels of dangerous chemical found in tap water across...
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
might remember as the dangerous compound in the movie "Erin Brockovich," is in the water supplied to most Americans. The Environmental Working Group analyzed findings from the Environmental Protection Agency and found over 200 million people in... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Should I worry about chromium-6 in drinking water?The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chrom
Should I worry about chromium-6 in drinking water?
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 4 days ago
The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin Brockovich," For... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Should I worry about chromium-6 in drinking water?The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chrom
Should I worry about chromium-6 in drinking water?
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 4 days ago
The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical featured in the true story turned Hollywood movie "Erin Brockovich," For... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Study Raises Concern Over Tap Water for Bay Area Homestap water for tens of thousands of Bay Area homes contain a chemical that is ra
Study Raises Concern Over Tap Water for Bay Area Homes
NBC Bay Area / Posted 5 days ago
tap water for tens of thousands of Bay Area homes contain a chemical that is raising concern. Dr. David Andrew with the Environmental Working Group said an increasing level of Chromium 6 is showing up in water systems coast to coast. Five water... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Excess Levels Of Dangerous Chemical Found In Tap Water Across USmight remember as the dangerous compound in the movie "Erin Brockovich," is in
Excess Levels Of Dangerous Chemical Found In Tap Water Across US
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
might remember as the dangerous compound in the movie "Erin Brockovich," is in the water supplied to most Americans. The Environmental Working Group analyzed findings from the Environmental Protection Agency and found over 200 million people in... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Toxic taps? Water contamination needs to be a priority in Trentonis plenty of reason for concern. There is also a need to make this contaminati
Toxic taps? Water contamination needs to be a priority in Trenton
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
is plenty of reason for concern. There is also a need to make this contamination a priority — especially in Trenton. The Environmental Working Group says state regulators have backtracked on establishing a more stringent health standard for the... Read more
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