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Chemicals
Fact Sheets

The Chemicals collection explores the exposure to environmental chemicals and possible connections to breast cancer risk. You'll find:

Note: Fact sheets are available in both text and PDF (Adobe Acrobat) versions. Text versions may not include all the tables and figures and may have slightly different formatting. If you want an exact copy of the original fact sheet, choose the PDF version. (To read PDF files, get the free Acrobat Reader.)

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No. 14

2,4-D: Cancer Risk

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No. 32

Alachlor: Cancer Risk

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No. 23

Atrazine: Cancer Risk

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No. 45

Chemicals: Breast Cancer Risk

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No. 11

Chlordane: Cancer Risk

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No. 26

Chlorpyrifos: Cancer Risk

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No. 17

Cyanazine: Breast Cancer Risk

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No. 02

DDT and DDE: Cancer Risk

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No. 28

Diazinon: Cancer Risk

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No. 50

Dibromochloropropane: Cancer Risk

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No. 20

Dichlorvos: Cancer Risk

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No. 12

Heptachlor: Cancer Risk

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No. 37

Hormones in Food: Consumer Concerns

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No. 22

Household Products: Safe Use

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No. 15

Lindane: Cancer Risk

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No. 38

Mancozeb: Cancer Risk

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No. 51

Ochratoxin-A: Cancer Risk

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No. 31

Pest Management: Home and Garden

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No. 35

Pest Manager's Guide

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No. 24

Pesticide in Food: Concerns

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No. 25

Pesticide Residues: Food Safety

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No. 04

Pesticides: Exposure/Alternatives

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No. 30

Pesticides: Info/Health Effects

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No. 21

Pesticides: Protective Clothing

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No. 34

Phosmet: Cancer Risk

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No. 41

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

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No. 16

Simazine: Cancer Risk

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No. 07a

Water: Chemicals/Cancer Risk

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No. 07b

Water: Home Treatment

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Bio & Environmental Monitoring
Breast Cancer: Basics
Breast Cancer: Biology
Chemicals in Food and Water
Diet
Endocrine Disruption
Genetics/Inheritance

Lifestyle
Pesticides
Pesticides: Reducing Exposure
Radiation
Understanding Risk Factors
Survival