Weedkiller: A Potential Cancer Risk

March 28, 2015 1:15 PM

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According to experts, a weedkiller that is used in many gardens across the world, has been identified as a potential cancer risk. A group of 17 international scientists have been asked by the World Health Organization's cancer agency to make a decision whether glyphosate posed a risk to humans.

According to the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), it has been declared that the chemical, which is the world's most commonly used weedkiller is a 'probable human carcinogen'.

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