Amsonic acid, a fluorescent whitening agent used in laundry detergents, has been shown to cause mammary tumors in female rats.
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pollutants and breast cancer - Article, Summary
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Michels, K.B., Mohllajee, A.P., Bahmanyar, E.R., Beehler, G.B., Moysich, K.P. 2007. Cancer, 109 (S12): 2712-2749. [online May 14, 2007, print June 15, 2007]
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cancer advocates seek prevention - Commentary
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