President Trump’s proposed budget would slash vital programs at the Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Agriculture that help farmers and rural communities reduce their exposure to farm pollution, including dangerous pesticides and pathogens from animal waste. [ Bit.ly Link ]
President Trumps proposed budget would slash vital programs at the Environmental
Did you know that 40% of food in the U.S. ends up in landfills?! We partnered with Atlas Brew Works and MOM's Organic Market to raise awareness around the issue of food waste as part of our Plate of the Union Campaign: [ Plateoftheunion.com Link ]

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“This isn’t a budget — it’s a road map for the President, EPA Administrator Pruitt and polluters to see that millions of Americans drink dirtier water, breathe more polluted air and don’t have enough nutritious food to lead healthy lives.” - EWG President Ken Cook tells the Washington Post.
This isnt a budget its a road map for the President EPA

EPA remains top target with Trump administration proposing 31 percent budget cut

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See how your favorite SPFs stack up!
See how your favorite SPFs stack up

EWG's 2017 Guide to Safer Sunscreens

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“Chemical and food processing industries should not be in charge of saying whether or not food is safe.”​ - EWG's Tina Sigurdson.
Chemical and food processing industries should not be in charge of saying

EWG and Other Groups Sue FDA to Protect Food Safety

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The U.S. has only prohibited or restricted the use of 11 chemicals in cosmetics, whereas the E.U. has banned more than 1,000!
The US has only prohibited or restricted the use of 11 chemicals

Myths on cosmetics safety

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Perchlorate, PFCs and chromium-6 are just a few of the toxic chemicals that contaminate our drinking water.
Perchlorate PFCs and chromium6 are just a few of the toxic chemicals

What broke the Safe Drinking Water Act?

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If you're shopping for a new sofa, check out these flame retardant-free options.
If you're shopping for a new sofa check out these flame retardantfree options

You Can Find Hundreds (!) of Couches Without Toxic Flame Retardants

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"The timing of the announcement was particularly awkward, because just days before, at least 12 farmworkers outside of Bakersfield, California, were sickened by a highly toxic pesticide that drifted from a nearby field—and county officials suspect it was chlorpyrifos." - Tom Philpott of Mother Jones.
The timing of the announcement was particularly awkward because just days before

The Trump administration just punted on how to handle the most toxic pesticides

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Food should be good for you. Unfortunately, sometimes it isn’t.
Food should be good for you Unfortunately sometimes it isn’t

12 food additives that have been linked to serious health problems

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The fact is, the so-called “polluter pays” tax on the petrochemical industry expired in 1995. Congress has not re-authorized it, so the burden of paying to clean up more than 1,300 EPA-certified Superfund sites is left largely to Americans taxpayers.
The fact is the socalled polluter pays tax on the petrochemical industry

Dear EPA Chief: Polluters Don't Pay to Clean Up Toxic Waste Sites. Taxpayers Do.

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Under the proposed legislation, it would be nearly impossible for any federal agency to adopt a rule to make food and cars safer, keep airplanes flying, make our air and water cleaner, or keep toxic chemicals out of toys.
Under the proposed legislation it would be nearly impossible for any federal

The Senate Must Reject the 'License to Kill' Bill, Here's Why

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“Just because children would rather eat heavily salted processed foods at school doesn’t mean they should.”​ - EWG President Ken Cook tells the Washington Post's Editorial Board.
Just because children would rather eat heavily salted processed foods at school

Don’t give up on healthy school lunches

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Our calculator will show you how to fill holes you might have in your diet.
Our calculator will show you how to fill holes you might have in your diet

EWG's Cancer Defense Diet Calculator: Am I Eating The Right Foods?

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The sponsor of the bill received an alarming amount of funding from PACs and individuals tied to big oil and gas companies like Koch Industries, and big retailers such as Home Depot: [ Bit.ly Link ]
The sponsor of the bill received an alarming amount of funding from

While faking concern for the 'best' science, Congress launches an attack on environmental regulations

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