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April 14th Webinar – Let’s Talk About PFAS: Don’t Need It, Don’t Use It

Let's Talk About PFAS

“Let’s Talk About PFAS: Don’t Need It, Don’t Use It” April 14th webinar on phasing out harmful PFAS chemicals from everyday consumer products ​Join the University of Rhode Island STEEP Superfund Research Program Center for the next installment of the “Let’s Talk About PFAS” webinar series, featuring a virtual conversation on the essential and non-essential uses … Read more

January 2019 Message from MBCC Executive Director

Dear Friends in Prevention,   Thanks to your sustained vision, generosity, and support, Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC) continues to work towards the mission of prevention by advancing our understanding and awareness of the environmental factors linked to breast cancer. We enter 2019 with a full agenda in support of our mission.     This … Read more

MBCC Attends MassDEP Water Stakeholder Hearing

On January 16, Cheryl Osimo, Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition’s Executive Director, delivered a statement during the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection’s Water Stakeholder Hearing. The following is the transcript of Ms. Osimo’s remarks: “Thank you to the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection for hosting this hearing and opportunity to comment. I am here today on … Read more

In Memoriam: Pete Devereaux

Our hearts are heavy, for the world has lost a great man, our dear friend Pete Devereaux. Pete proudly and bravely served his country as a United States Marine, but his most demanding challenge came when he was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2008.