Browsing the "EWG" Tag

Dirty Dozen Fruits and Vegetables – A Winter Refresher

December 7th, 2013 | by Heather Carr

As we head into the holidays, many of us will be cooking large meals and using fresh fruits and vegetables. I figure now is a good time for a quick refresher on the “Dirty Dozen” - those fruits and vegetables in the U.S. food supply that show the most pesticide residues


Take Action: Demand a Better Farm Bill

June 5th, 2012 | by Becky Striepe

The farm bill - legislation that makes all the difference when it comes to your food - is about to come up for debate on the Senate floor. This is your chance to turn the farm bill into a healthier food bill!


Rocket Fuel in Your Water?

February 11th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan

A "potent thyroid toxin" that is a component of rocket fuel, perchlorate, contaminates the drinking water of up to 17 million Americans in 26 states. The EPA is finally going to start regulating it



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