Loosely-Regulated Carcinogen Found in the Drinking Water of 27 States


Tests conducted by the Environmental Working Group (EWG) on water samples taken from 45 states have revealed higher than average levels of 1,4-Dioxane, a chemical the EPA classifies as a “likely human carcinogen” in 27 states, putting more than 7 million Americans at risk of life-threatening health issues, the group says.