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Nearly 2 Million Americans Exposed to Potentially Toxic Level of Lead in Tap Water

Tests by drinking water utilities serving 1.8 million Americans in 45 states detected lead above the Environmental Protection Agency’s action level, according to EWG’s analysis of the latest available federal data.

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There's Been a Dramatic Rise in Flame Retardants Found in the Bodies of American Adults and Kids

For decades, Americans have been needlessly exposed to chemical flame retardants – which have been linked to cancer, hormone disruption and other health effects – all because of a well intentioned but ultimately misguided California regulation from 1975.

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