Known to be endocrine disrupting chemicals, dioxins are suspected to increase breast cancer (BC) risk. Although diet is considered the primary.
Dioxins are toxic byproducts of industrial incineration, combustion and chemical manufacturing. Dioxins have been linked to an increased risk of breast cancer.
We look at new research showing no link between dietary dioxins and breast cancer - but how does this fit into the wider debate on chemicals.