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Weedkiller glyphosate a 'substantial' cancer factor?

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Is your store bought weedkiller causing cancer?

A US jury has found that one of the world's most widely-used weedkillers was a "substantial factor" in causing cancer.


The main ingredient in the majority of weedkiller since the 1970's has been Glyphosate. Now decades latter it has been discovered to be dangerous!


How dangerous?... It has been discover that from only a few uses per year tackling your weeds can be detrimental!



What are your options?

Even though these products are still being sold on your local shop shelves. You have options that will avoid toxic ingredients like glyphosate.

Weedi from Weedi safe for home and garden. Avoiding toxic ingredients! Created by a professional gardener trying to ensure that regular gardening wouldn't be detrimental to health for his team or customers.

How? Avoiding glyphosate at all costs and any toxic ingredients with adverse side effects.


Exploring natural ways to combat unwanted weeds. We aim to be the safest way to combat home and garden issues without risking your health.


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



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