MBCW is committed to advocating for policies and programs that will reduce the future risk of breast cancer. Working with community leaders, elected officials at all levels, and other non-profit organizations, MBCW urges the use of the Precautionary Principle as a guideline in environmental decision-making.

What is the Precautionary Principle?
When an activity raises threats of harm to the environment or human health, precautionary measures should be taken, even if a scientific cause and effect relationship has not yet been established.

Cornell Article on Precautionary Principle