02 Sep '11, 2pm

As Roundup Causes Health Problems Around the World, U.S. Researchers Find Glyphosate in Air & Water

As Roundup Causes Health Problems Around the World, U.S. Researchers Find Glyphosate in Air & Water

The magazine quotes Paul Capel, environmental chemist and head of the agricultural chemicals team at the U.S. Geological Survey Office, saying: "It is out there in significant levels. It is out there consistently." But Capel said more tests were needed to determine how harmful the chemical, glyphosate , might be to people and animals. Real-Life Examples Speak For Themselves However, while a politically-guided agency needs more tests—and probably more tests after that—to make a public statement regarding the health effects of the chemical, some people don't need tests to be sure what those effects are. People like Viviana Peralta in San Jorge, Argentina. Peralta's baby daughter suffers acute asthma attacks every time a crop duster sprays herbicides and pesticides near her house, which sits in an agriculture-rich province 600 kilometers from Buenos Aires. A Le Monde story te...

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