Austria is the first country to ban glyphosate on Wednesday, a substance used for the manufacture of Roundup, a popular weed killer manufactured by Monsanto.
Glyphosate has been linked to cancer. A 2015 report published by the World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer concluded that the substance is “probably carcinogenic” to humans. A 2019 study published by the University of Washington links glyphosates with a 41% increase in cancer risk, particularly non-Hodgkin...

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