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Agent Orange Herbicide 2,4-D Linked to Cancer Risk in Humans, Says World Health Organization
June 24, 2015
The herbicide 2,4-D has been found by the World Health Organization to be a possible carcinogen to humans.
Hiding the Truth About GMO Corn? Controversial Study Disappears after Just One Day Online
September 22, 2014
Dow Enlist corn and soy have received USDA approval. The seeds are resistant to the toxic Enlist Duo herbicide--a combination…
school bus
July 4, 2014
Enlist Duo, Dow AgroSciences' 2,4-D-meets-glyphosate herbicide threatens thousands of the nation's schools, says the Environmental Working Group.
vietnam
May 2, 2014
Agent Orange ravaged millions of people during the Vietnam War. And Agent Orange effects are still being felt in the…
spraying
January 13, 2014
A chemical from the Vietnam War Agent Orange defoliant is receiving support from the USDA for use in GMO seeds.
August 20, 2012
Farmers are battling "superweeds" and pests that have developed tolerance to Roundup and stronger herbicides, including a major ingredient in…
May 2, 2012
More than 140 environmental and health advocacy groups along with 35 medical and public health professionals have submitted letters to…
April 13, 2012
The NRDC (National Resources Defense Council) did not have a good week. After news that the FDA dismissed a federal…
February 25, 2012
On February 23rd, the NRDC (National Resources Defense Council) filed a lawsuit against the EPA seeking to force the government…
January 3, 2012
Consumer advocacy group, The Cornucopia Institute, is calling for concerned citizens to sign a petition in hopes of blocking Dow…