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In laboratory experiments, oxybenzone caused damage and deformation of coral by acting as an endocrine disruptor and damaging the DNA of coral larvae.

Since 2007, we have found a dramatic increase in the availability of mineral-only sunscreens, more than doubling from 17 percent of products to 41 percent ...

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Going forward, we will determine and publish health-protective standards not only for drinking water contaminants, but also for hazardous chemicals in food ...

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People select products based on their SPF, or sunburn protection factor, and mistakenly assume that bigger numbers are better.

By contrast, all community water systems are required to test tap water for atrazine and report results to state drinking water agencies.

In 2011, the FDA set new rules that removed some of the most egregious false marketing claims, like “waterproof” and “sweatproof,” from sunscreen labels.

We remain concerned that a common sunscreen additive, a form of vitamin A called retinyl palmitate, can harm skin. Government test data shows more skin ...

Since 2007, we have found a dramatic increase in the availability of mineral-only sunscreens, more than doubling from 17 percent of products to 41 percent ...

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When the FDA proposed its standard for broad spectrum protection, we estimated that 80 percent of products would pass the new test without any changes to ...

Since EWG launched its annual sunscreen guide and its efforts to get industry and the Food and Drug Administration to make, market and regulate safer, ...

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When the map was first published 10 months ago, there were 52 known contamination sites in 19 states. Much of the increase since is in Michigan, where a ...

In 1999, the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment set a public health goal of 0.15 ppb for atrazine in drinking water, a figure based ...

According to EWG's Tap Water Database, which aggregates testing data from utilities nationwide, in 2015, atrazine was found in water systems serving nearly ...

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Many American sunscreens effectively shield users from sunburn but still allow too many UVA rays through. Without the painful reminder of a sunburn, ...

We remain concerned that a common sunscreen additive, a form of vitamin A called retinyl palmitate, can harm skin. Government test data shows more skin ...

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Sunscreen sprays are popular with consumers. In 2007, just under one-fifth percent of the sunscreens we reviewed were sprays; this year, about 30 percent ...

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A report from the Environmental Working Group states that a growing number of American consumers are

The EPA's legal limit for atrazine in drinking water is three parts per billion, or ppb. The EPA data show that last year, water utilities in Illinois, ...

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Graphic 3 – U.S. sunscreens offer less UVA filtering than European sunscreens or clothing.

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Graphic 1 – Sunburn is primarily caused by UVB rays, but UVA rays cause tanning, skin-damaging free radicals and immune system suppression.

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Graphic 4 – High-SPF European sunscreens block more UVA radiation than U.S. products. Tests of eight SPF 50 or 50+ sunscreens from the U.S. and Europe.

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Citing a recent report by the Environmental Working Group finding traces of the 'known carcinogen' glyphosate in Cheerios, Quaker Oats and other oat-based ...

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