Environmental Working Group (EWG)

Assemblymember Jesse Gabriel (D-Encino) on March 12  introduced a bill to ban six harmful food dyes and titanium dioxide from food provided in California’s public schools.

If enacted, California Assembly Bill 2316 would ban Red Dye No. 40, Yellow Dye No. 5, Yellow Dye No. 6, Blue Dye No. 1

Continue Reading California Assembly bill would keep some chemicals out of the mouths of babes

The two non-governmental organizations, with a joint project to trim the number of food additives in candy, soda, and other food items, are moving into a second year in a second state.

The two nationally-known consumer and environmental organizations, Consumer Reports (CR) and the Environmental Working Group (EWG), in 2023

Continue Reading Campaign for a ban on certain food additives moves on to Illinois after California victory

The Environmental Working Group (EWG) has petitioned USDA to prohibit beef producers like Tyson Foods from claiming their “climate-friendly” products and to require independent verification of all climate claims companies use to market beef to consumers.

EWG earlier this year petitioned USDA to prohibit “Low-Carbon Beef” labels and require third-party

Continue Reading Beef should not be sold as ‘climate-friendly’ according to EWG petition


Editor’s note: A coalition of organizations sent this letter to Xavier Becerra, the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Dear Secretary Becerra,

We write to express our concern about the problems in the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) Foods Program and the need for

Continue Reading Coalition speaks out against luke warm plan for proposed FDA reorganization