Pesticides and Breast Cancer Risk, An Evaluation of Simazine, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 16
Snedeker, Suzanne M.
This fact sheet describes the scientific evidence of whether the herbicide simazine affects the risk of breast cancer and other cancers. This includes information on its past use in agriculture, how federal agencies regulate this pesticide, who may be exposed, levels in water and soil, a summary of the studies that have evaluated its cancer risk, and where more research is needed.
Fact sheet on the breast cancer risk of the herbicide simazine
Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors
breast cancer; herbicide; simazine