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EPA to decide whether to boost the use of popular weed killer 2,4-D

...soybeans are the nation's largest crops, and the potential for expanded use is huge.Scott Faber of the Environmental Working Group said the EPA studies so far have not been comprehensive enough and need to look more closely into the effects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-13/epa-decide-whether-boost-u
Making your own laundry detergents is not difficult

...started researching alternatives and recommends checking out what's in commercially made products on the Environmental Working Group's Web site.An Orlando, Fla., nurse, Griffin started a blog, Overthrow Martha, to educate people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-03-15/making-your-own-laundry-detergents-
Welfare Nation: "Farm Bill" is what's wrong with America

...rock star Bruce Springsteen were on the take. If you long for the days before hidden handouts, go to the Environmental Working Group's searchable farm subsidy database (http://farm.ewg.org) to see where some of your $256 billion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-05-25/welfare-na
Subsidies prop up cotton country

...database maintained by the Environmental Working Group, a Washington, D.C...2006, according to the Environmental Working Group. Mr. Parker, 67, said...the president of the Environmental Working Group and a longtime opponent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/17/bus_563423.shtml
Business
Relicensing of nuclear plants raises concerns

...spent nuclear fuel. A recent report by the Environmental Working Group found that because of the extended operating...of our license." If even Yucca opens, the Environmental Working Group report said the repository can't hold all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/17/met_440177.shtml
Metro
Farmers want promised money

...recent report from the Environmental Working Group, an environmental and...didn't." Though the Environmental Working Group says a $2.3 billion...According to a report from the Environmental Working Group, 64,000 black farmers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/03/met_430235.shtml
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Study finds toxic rocket fuel chemical in milk from Calif. cows

...used in rocket fuel, according to a new study by an environmental group. The study released Tuesday by the Environmental Working Group comes as state and federal regulators consider setting new standards to regulate perchlorate - the explosive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/23/liv_419876.shtml
Life & style
FDA under fire for planned advice about mercury in fish

...week. "They've completely failed in their obligation to protect the public," said Richard Wiles of the Environmental Working Group, which plans a legal challenge if the FDA doesn't change its position. He said a single 6-ounce can of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/11/liv_390431.shtml
Life & style
Study: contaminated tap water could put pregnant women at risk

...however, it can form compounds such as chloroform that can cause illness. The study released Tuesday by the Environmental Working Group and Public Interest Research Groups identified areas that may have increased health risks including miscarriage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/15/tec_333156.shtml
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Groups ask for ban on arsenic in wood

...other consumer uses. The Environmental Working Group and the Healthy Building...fences and docks. The Environmental Working Group says studies by the commission...research director for the Environmental Working Group. Although sold across...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/25/tec_314995.shtml
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