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Press Releases and Statements

  • BPA Disrupts Fetal Development

    09/10/13

    Canned-food makers urged to remove BPA from cans to reduce pregnant women’s #1 route of exposure

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  • Breast Cancer Fund Testifies Before Senate on Toxic Chemical Reform

    07/31/13

    Calls for Protection of Pregnant Women, Children, and Workers

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  • Baby Step Toward Full Ban on BPA in Food Packaging

    07/11/13

    Consumer pressure led infant-formula makers to go BPA-free; FDA announces official ban on chemical in formula

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  • Breast Cancer Survivors and Supporters Complete Expedition of Mt. Shasta

    06/20/13

    Braving a spring storm that delayed summit attempt, 27 climbers take part in Breast Cancer Fund’s Climb Against the Odds to promote prevention

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  • Failure of Toxics Law Responsible for Worsening Public Health Crisis

    06/13/13

    Exposures to unregulated chemicals increase risk of breast cancer, other diseases

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  • Team to Climb 14,179-foot Mountain for Breast Cancer Prevention

    06/12/13

    Breast Cancer Fund’s Climb Against the Odds 10th mountain expedition on Mt. Shasta begins June 18

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  • New Chemical Safety Bill Must be Amended to Reduce Cancer Risk

    05/30/13

    A statement by Breast Cancer Fund President and CEO Jeanne Rizzo

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  • New Bipartisan Effort to Fix Nation’s Chemical Laws and Reduce Exposure to Toxic Chemicals

    05/22/13

    A statement by Breast Cancer Fund President and CEO Jeanne Rizzo

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  • Two Boston-area women to join mountain expedition for breast cancer prevention

    05/07/13

    A survivor and a woman who lost her mother to the disease aim to eliminate the environmental causes of breast cancer

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  • New Toxics Legislation Could Reduce Breast Cancer Rates

    04/10/13

    A statement by Nancy Buermeyer, Senior Policy Strategist, Breast Cancer Fund

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  • Federal Advisory Committee: Preventing Breast Cancer Is "Key to Reducing Burden" of Disease

    02/12/13

    Groundbreaking report represents a sea change in breast cancer research

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  • Younger Women Workers in Plastics and Canning Factories Face Fivefold Increase in Breast Cancer Risk

    11/19/12

    Extremely high rates of pre-menopausal breast cancer may be linked to toxic workplace exposures

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  • Groups Call Out Progresso's Hypocrisy for Increasing Breast Cancer Risk while Donating to the Cause

    10/09/12

    Progresso cans are lined with BPA, a chemical linked to breast cancer

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  • Safe Chemicals Act Moves in Senate, Setting Stage for Meaningful Chemical Reform

    07/25/12

    A statement by Nancy Buermeyer, Senior Policy Strategist, Breast Cancer Fund

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  • FDA Bans BPA in Baby Bottles: Good Move, but Not Enough

    07/17/12

    A statement from Janet Nudelman, Director of Program and Policy, Breast Cancer Fund

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  • Breast Cancer Survivors and Supporters Complete Expedition of Mt. Shasta

    06/22/12

    27 women take part in Breast Cancer Fund’s Climb Against the Odds to promote prevention

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  • Team of Breast Cancer Survivors and Supporters to Climb Mt. Shasta for Breast Cancer Prevention

    06/13/12

    Breast Cancer Fund’s Climb Against the Odds mountain expedition begins June 19

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  • When Will FDA Stop Dragging Its Feet on BPA?

    04/02/12

    A statement by Jeanne Rizzo, R.N., Breast Cancer Fund President & CEO

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  • Pressure Increases on FDA to Ban Toxic BPA from Food Packaging

    03/19/12

    Backed by health and consumer-safety groups, Rep. Ed Markey petitions FDA to take action

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  • Campbell’s to Phase Out Toxic Chemical BPA from Cans

    03/05/12

    Breast Cancer Fund and Healthy Child Healthy World applaud company, while pushing for quick implementation and proven safe alternative

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