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Johnson & Johnson
J&J Commits to Safer Cosmetics Worldwide

Johnson & Johnson to phase out chemicals of concern from baby and adult cosmetics by 2015.




Roundup: Flame retardants under fire

Firefighters and advocates take a stand to give toxics the boot.


Media Roundup: Calif. takes on controversial flame retardant chemical (3/13/14-3/14/14)

Solidifying its national leadership to halt the use of a highly toxic flame retardant chemical linked to cancer and other serious health effects, Gov. Jerry Brown's administration issued new rules requiring the evaluation of the safety of TDCPP (chlorinated Tris)...


Media Roundup: FDA rejects cosmetics industry's draft legislation (3/6/14-3/7/14)

"Industry simply should not be calling the shots anymore...They've been calling the shots for over 75 years in what little federal regulation there is."- Janet Nudelman, Breast Cancer Fund

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State of the Evidence

The Connection Between Breast Cancer and the Environment

State of the Evidence 2010

From 2002 to 2010, the Breast Cancer Fund produced six editions of the landmark report, State of the Evidence: The Connection between Breast Cancer and the Environment. Each edition presented a comprehensive summary of the scientific evidence to date linking exposures to chemicals and radiation in our everyday environments to increased breast cancer risk. Access a PDF of the 2010 edition, authored by Janet Gray, Ph.D.

Now we’ve made the science more accessible than ever by translating the printed report into dynamic online content that’s available right here on this website. Explore the evidence in the Clear Science section.

Welcome to State of the Evidence 2010 online!

We hope this report, chronicling the chemical and radiation links to breast cancer, provides the science and solutions you need to protect yourself and future generations.

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