MEDICAL CORNER …. EPA … allowing increasing amounts of glyphosate!

Important information on how dangerous Monsanto’s Roundup/Glyphosate is to the human body.

It Is What It Is

~~March 26, 2014~~

Glyphosate (N-(phosphonomethyl)glycine) is a broad-spectrum systemic herbicide used to kill weeds, especially annual broadleaf weeds and grasses known to compete with commercial crops grown around the globe. It was discovered to be a herbicide by Monsanto chemist John E. Franz in 1970. Monsanto brought it to market in the 1970s under the trade name “Roundup”, and Monsanto’s last commercially relevant United States patent expired in 2000.

Glyphosate was quickly adopted by farmers, even more so when Monsanto introduced glyphosate-resistant crops, enabling farmers to kill weeds without killing their crops. In 2007 glyphosate was the most used herbicide in the United States agricultural sector. 

With its heavy use in agriculture, weed resistance to glyphosate is a growing problem. While glyphosate and formulations such as Roundup have been approved by regulatory bodies worldwide and are widely used, concerns about their effects on humans and…

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2 thoughts on “MEDICAL CORNER …. EPA … allowing increasing amounts of glyphosate!

  1. It all looks different when you know that your Electric Co, has been spraying this chemical on your property and you then come down with B-cell lymphoma brain lesion and must under go a year of chemotherapy. Then when the Electric company is asked to reveal the chemical they have sprayed near your water supply you are told it is safe and the EPA has approved it for use. The electric company has legal right to go on your land to keep their lines free of trees. It is cheaper and safer for the linemen to spray than cut.(PS they use a non-local company who is supposedly trained in proper use of their herbicide, however while watching them work you realize different.

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