Support Massachusetts Children & Firefighters

Massachusetts Children & Firefighters Need Your Support! Bill H.5024, An Act to Protect Children, Families, and Firefighters from Harmful Flame Retardants is sitting on Governor Baker’s desk awaiting his signature. After 8 years of hearings and testimonies, the Massachusetts House and Senate voted on New Year’s Day to pass H.5024, a bill which bans 11 […]

2019 Water Quality Campaign

End of Year Message from MBCC’s Executive Director

MBCC and MA Citizens Advocate for Clean Water Research at State House

As part of its mission to prevent environmental causes of breast cancer through community education, research advocacy, and changes to public policy, Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC) has requested funding from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for its sister organization, Silent Spring Institute. The funding will be used to study exposure to toxic chemicals in drinking […]

Are you concerned about drinking water quality?

Take Action! Make Phone Calls or Send emails to Support Clean Drinking Water and Ground Water Research! Most Americans assume that their drinking water is safe, but there is increasing evidence that some water supplies contain dangerous levels of contaminants. While the health risks associated with certain contaminants are well-established, as in the case of […]