Toxic chemicals don’t belong in our bodies 

At EWG, we’ve spent decades working to get toxic chemicals out of the food we eat, the water we drink, the clothing we wear and the goods we purchase.  

From arsenic to asbestos, pesticides to phthalates – the list of chemicals that have been found in our homes, in our bodies and in the environment is endless.  

Enough is enough.  

We deserve to know what toxic chemicals are present in our food, water and everyday products. We’re here to make sure you get the information you need to help protect yourself and your loved ones from these chemicals. 

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Over 700 Military sites with known and suspected discharges of PFAS

Over 700 U.S. military sites are known or likely to have discharged toxic fluorinated chemicals called PFAS, typically from the use of PFAS-based firefighting foam, according to Defense Department data compiled and mapped by EWG.

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Mapping the PFAS contamination crisis: New data show 3,186 sites in 50 states, the District of Columbia and two territories.

The extend of American communities' confirmed contamination with highly toxic fluorinated compounds known as PFAS continues to grow at an alarming rate.

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