Testimony & Official Correspondence

Friday, July 11, 2008

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July 7, 2008

Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP)

Regulatory Public Docket (7502P)

Environmental Protection Agency

1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW.

Washington, DC 20460-0001

Regarding: Triclosan Risk Assessment; Docket EPA–HQ–OPP–2007–0513

To Whom It May Concern:

Thursday, June 19, 2008

By: Jane Houlihan, Vice President for Research
Environmental Working Group; Washington, DC

Before the U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Thursday, June 19, 2008

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Friday, July 25, 2008



Attachment: Children's Report summary


Discussion Draft of the ‘Food and Drug Administration Globalization Act’ Legislation: Device and Cosmetic Safety


Before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce United States House of Representatives



Wednesday, May 14, 2008, at 10 a.m.

Submitted for the Record

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Friday, May 9, 2008

EWG's Renee Sharp testifies to the California state Senate about the need to remove BPA and lead from children's products.

Tuesday, June 10, 2008

Senior Analyst
Environmental Working Group

Before the California State Senate Committee on Environmental Quality

Hearing on Senate Bill 1313
April 7, 2008

Tuesday, April 22, 2008
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April 17, 2008

Ms. Cynthia Oshita
Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment
Proposition 65 Implementation
P.O. Box 401
1001 I Street, 19th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95812-4010

Tuesday, April 22, 2008

For Immediate Release: April 10, 2008

Contact: Bill Walker, (510) 444-0973 x301

OAKLAND, Calif., April 10 – Environmental Working Group (EWG) Vice President/West Coast Bill Walker issued the following statement applauding the recent passage of California Senate Bill 1313, by Sen. Ellen Corbett, to ban the use of PFC chemicals in food packaging out of the Committee on Environmental Quality.

Wednesday, July 16, 2008

WASHINGTON – The powerful House Energy and Commerce Committee today launched a landmark investigation in the chemical industry lobby group, The American Chemistry Council (ACC). In a letter addressed to the President of the American Chemistry Council, committee chairman Rep. John Dingell (D-MI), and Rep.

Tuesday, March 25, 2008

EWG's review of scientific evidence and biomonitoring data for the common sunscreen ingredient oxybenzone.