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The BCERF program on the Cancer Risks of Environmental Chemicals in the Home and Workplace closed on March 31, 2010. No further updates will be made to this web site. Please go Cornell University’s eCommons web site to access BCERF’s archived research and educational materials (http://ecommons.library.cornell.edu/handle/1813/14300).

Turf Pesticides and Cancer Risk Database
Frequently Asked Questions

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Q.  Are my pets at risk from lawn care pesticides?
  

Q.  Why is the database focused specifically on turf pesticides?
  

Q.  How many active ingredients, and how many products, are included in the Turf Pesticides and Cancer Risk Database?
  

Q.  How often will information in the Turf Pesticides and Cancer Risk Database be updated?
  

Q.  On what scientific evidence are the chemical cancer risk classifications based?