WHO says widely used Dow herbicide possibly carcinogenic to humans. Common Dreams.

‘Troublingly, 2,4-D is just one key ingredient in Dow’s Enlist Duo herbicide that was approved in April for use in 15 states by the Environmental Protection Agency. The other key ingredient is glyphosate, which the WHO said in March is a “probable carcinogen” for humans.

What’s unknown, and perhaps even more alarming, is the fact that “when the EPA approved Enlist Duo for use on GMO crops, the agency did not consider the effects the two harmful defoliants may have on human health when mixed together,” EWG warned Tuesday’.

For ‘possibly’ read probably.

http://www.commondreams.org/news/2015/06/23/who-says-widely-used-dow-herbicide-possibly-carcinogenic-humans

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