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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).

Fact Sheets by Number

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No. 01

Phytoestrogens: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 02

DDT and DDE: Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 03

Breast Cancer Rates 

 

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No. 04

Pesticides: Exposure/Alternatives 

 

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No. 05

Biology of Breast Cancer 

 

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No. 06

Tumor Suppressor Genes 

 

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No. 07a

Water: Chemicals/Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 07b

Water: Home Treatment 

 

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No. 08

Childhood Events: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 09

Estrogen: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 10

Estrogen: What Affects Exposure 

 

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No. 11

Chlordane: Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 12

Heptachlor: Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 13

Alcohol: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 14

2,4-D: Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 15

Lindane: Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 16

Simazine: Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 17

Cyanazine: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 18

Vegetable/Fruit: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 19

Exercise: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 20

Dichlorvos: Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 21

Pesticides: Protective Clothing 

 

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No. 22

Household Products: Safe Use 

 

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No. 23

Atrazine: Cancer Risk 

 

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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. 26

Chlorpyrifos: Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 27

Dietary Fat: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 28

Diazinon: Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 29

Breast-feeding: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 30

Pesticides: Info/Health Effects 

 

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No. 31

Pest Management: Home and Garden 

 

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No. 32

Alachlor: Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 33

Dairy Foods: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 34

Phosmet: Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 35

Pest Manager's Guide 

 

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No. 36

Grains/Fiber: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 37

Hormones in Food: Consumer Concerns 

 

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No. 38

Mancozeb: Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 39

Meat/Poultry/Fish: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 40

Hormone Treatment: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 41

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons 

 

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No. 42

Body Type: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 43

Breast Cancer in Men 

 

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No. 44

Diet/Lifestyle: Breast Cancer Survival 

 

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No. 45

Chemicals: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 46

Smoking and Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 47

Racial/Ethnic Groups: Breast Cancer 

 

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No. 48

Family History: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 49

Diet/Lifestyle: Risk Factors 

 

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No. 50

Dibromochloropropane: Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 51

Ochratoxin-A: Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 52

Radiation: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 53

Herbal Medicine: Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 54

Farm Exposure to Pesticides 

 

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No. 55

Dietary Carbohydrates and Breast Cancer Risk 

 

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No. 56

Obesity and Breast Cancer 

 

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No. 57

Obesity and Cancer 

 

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