The case for banning Monsanto’s Roundup By Dr. Jeff Ritterman

APP Advocate Precautionary Principle

The case for banning Monsanto’s Roundup By Dr. Jeff Ritterman

By Dr. Jeff Ritterman, East Bay Express, 15 April 2015-  * There’s strong evidence that the herbicide causes birth defects and probably causes cancer. There’s also reason to believe it causes or exacerbates numerous chronic illnesses

On March 20, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) reclassified glyphosate as a chemical that probably causes cancer. The IARC is a branch of the World Health Organization that focuses on cancer, and it combines the knowledge and expertise of epidemiologists, laboratory scientists, and biostatisticians. The IARC has been engaged in cancer research for more than five decades, and its vast experience in cancer research has led the agency to conclude that “most cancers are, directly or indirectly, linked to environmental factors and thus are preventable.”

Website for more info : http://www.gmwatch.org

http://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/the-case-for-banning-monsantos-roundup/Content?oid=4247612&showFullText=true

Article By Dr. Jeff Ritterman, East Bay Express, 15…

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