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Title: Pesticides and Breast Cancer Risk, An Evaluation of 2,4-D, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 14
Authors: Gandhi, Renu
Snedeker, Suzanne M.
Keywords: breast cancer
Issue Date: Mar-1998
Publisher: Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors
Abstract: This fact sheet describes the scientific evidence of whether the herbicide 2, 4-D affects the risk of breast cancer and other cancers. This includes information on past and current use of 2,4-D for weed control, how federal agencies regulate this pesticide, who may be exposed, a summary of the studies that have evaluated its cancer risk, where more research is needed, and how to minimize exposure to 2,4-D.
Description: Fact sheet on the breast cancer risk of the herbicide 2,4-D
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