Children’s health is at the center of all we do

Children’s health and well-being are the backbone of our work. When it comes to the impact of toxic chemicals, children aren’t just small adults –their developing bodies make them especially vulnerable.  

At EWG, we focus on what environmental research says about what’s safe for children and what’s not, including: 

- How your family can start eating heathier 

- Avoiding the impact of toxic chemicals  

- Choosing safer products for your kids 

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Children's health in the age of hazardous chemicals and toxic products

The mounting evidence connecting children’s exposures to environmental contaminants and serious, life-altering health problems continues to grow, confirming that toxic chemicals in air, water and food are having adverse impacts on the well-being of our kids.

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