Our mission is to share the conversation about chemicals
in everyday products found on the grocery shelves that contribute
to breast cancer; empowering women to make safer choices to protect
their breasts during the most vulnerable periods of their lives.

Protect Our Breasts

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Breast cancer is a disease that touches the lives of many. One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in the course of their lifetime.

everyday exposure

Research shows that exposure to endocrine disrupting chemicals and carcinogens can lead to a breast cancer diagnosis later in life.

windows of susceptibility

Up through a woman’s first full-term pregnancy is a time when women are particularly vulnerable to these harmful chemicals. It is up to us to stop breast cancer before it starts.

The Expo team is on the hunt for safer alternative products we think youโ€™ll love!! Expo West starts in 10 days and we are getting ready to meet more brands working toward a Safer Marketplace. We are also really excited to meet up with over half our 75 current brand partners to see whatโ€™s new and interesting from those we already love! Ever wonder which brand is best? Let us know in the comments below what products you would like us to look out for! ๐Ÿ’š ... See MoreSee Less
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1 week ago

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Wondering why we keep posting our brand partners on our story? We love our 75 brands who have committed to a Safer Marketplace for all of us. They are working on packaging and providing organic products!! Check out any of our brand partners to find great products we love and trust. ๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ›’ We canโ€™t wait to meet others at #ExpoWest @natprodexpo coming soon! ... See MoreSee Less
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2 weeks ago

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Did you know scented menstrual products may contain harmful chemicals? ๐Ÿšซ A recent study highlights racial and educational gaps in product choices, shedding light on the complexities of consumer behavior. Choosing unscented, organic products is the way to go! Together, let's prioritize our health and make informed decisions! ... See MoreSee Less
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3 weeks ago

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๐ŸŒŸ Meet our fresh faces and revamped roles! ๐ŸŒŸ Weโ€™re thrilled to introduce our new E-board ready to take on the semester ahead. Co-Directors: @sagedamelio @jadewagnerr @carolinemc4Science: @ameliatalluri @will.abange @__rahul.rajendran__ @merinthomas._.1011Creative: @abigaillmccarthy @izzy_desrosiers @sarahhmoreyCommunity: @ahanabandy @j6leneCommerce: @jackmcwethy @anna_tonelli1@cynthiabarstow & Angela HubbardWe want to hear from YOU! Drop a comment below โฌ‡๏ธ telling us what youโ€™re eager to see from us this semester. Letโ€™s make magic together! ๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’šโœจโœจ ... See MoreSee Less
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4 weeks ago

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Knowledge is power! We want to reiterate these important facts with our audience: Over 350,000 chemicals are produced globally, yet less than 1% of the 85,000 registered in the US have undergone safety testing, with only nine facing restrictions or bans. ๐ŸŒ Amidst this, the breast cancer diagnosis rate in the US has surged by 40% since the 1970s, affecting 1 in 8 women. Itโ€™s time to prioritize awareness, safety, and choices that promote well-being. ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿ’š ... See MoreSee Less
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