• How Much of an Herbicide Is Safe in Your Cereal?

    3 monthes ago - By The Atlantic

    On Wednesday, the prominent consumer-advocacy group Environmental Working Group, or EWG, released a report that found glyphosate, a common herbicide, in breakfast foods. The report, which focuses on cereals, granola bars, and oatmeal, determined that out of the 45 products tested, only two were free from traces of the herbicide. Twelve samples contained amounts of glyphosate that were lower than what the EWG believes is harmful to consume, and 31 of the samples contained levels of glyphosate higher than this benchmark. “Glyphosate has been linked to an elevated risk of cancer and...
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  • Oat Cereals & Granola Bar Product Investigation: Glyphosate Pesticide Levels in Popular Foods

    Oat Cereals & Granola Bar Product Investigation: Glyphosate Pesticide Levels in Popular Foods

    3 monthes ago - By Mamavation

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    Glyphosate is in the news yet again as the Environmental Working Group releases a study on everyday food products like oat cereals and granola bars that contain dangerous levels of the herbicide glyphosate. And with all the bad press on this dangerous chemical, it seems more people are heeding our indelible warnings. We're seeing all sorts of new developments and media coverage, and the hope is that the momentum of our grassroots, decades-long efforts is finally gaining enough steam to force the change to the system...
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