Updated: Jan 16
The main ingredient in the majority of weedkiller since the 1970's is Glyphosate. This has been discovered to be dangerous to the user from only a few uses per year. Causing cases of cancer and other life threatening illness.
With this in mind Weedi Safe was born. Created by a professional gardener trying to ensure that regular weed control wouldn't be detrimental to health. Weedi Safe avoids glyphosate at all costs and has no toxic ingredients. We aim to be the safest way to combat your weeds. For the professional gardener or the general home owner maintaining the garden. Weedi Safe was created to ensure the health and safety of the user, children and any animals.
BBC News Weedkiller glyphosate a 'substantial' cancer factor! A US jury has found that one of the world's most widely-used weedkillers was a "substantial factor" in causing a man's cancer. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/amp/business-47633086
Science Daily Exposure to chemical in Roundup increases risk for cancer, study finds. Summary: Exposure to glyphosate -- the world's most widely used, broad-spectrum herbicide and the primary ingredient in the weedkiller Roundup -- increases the risk of some cancers by more than 40 percent, according to new research. https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/02/190214093359.htm CNN Common weed killer glyphosate increases cancer risk by 41%, study says https://www.cnn.com/2019/02/14/health/us-glyphosate-cancer-study-scli-intl/index.html
In March 2015, IARC classified glyphosate as “carcinogenic to humans” (Group 2A).
UC Berkeley toxicologist Luoping Zhang pooled data from several other studies, including the Agricultural Health Study, and performed a meta-analysis which found a statistically significant increase in the risk of developing non-Hodgkin lymphoma when exposed to glyphosate-based herbicides
kill weeds not yourself!