When it comes to refusing harmful pesticides, the U.S. is largely behind the European Union (E.U.), China and Brazil, according to a study published in the journal Environmental Health. In fact, over 388 million pounds of pesticides are used in the United State (US) each year and approximately 5.6 billion pounds are used worldwide .
This year jury in Oakland, Calif., ordered Monsanto to pay $2 billion in damages to a couple that got cancer after using Roundup.
Thousands of other lawsuits against Monsanto/Bayer are waiting to be processed in state and federal courts.
The couple, Alva and Alberta Pilliod, used Roundup on their Northern California property for years. In 2011, Mr. Pilliod, was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and in 2015, his wife, got the same diagnose.
Roundup is the most popular herbicide in the world that is also known by the name of its active ingredient glyphosate. The weed killer is produces by Monsanto. Did you know that even tiny amounts of Monsanto’s Roundup in food cause kidney and liver damage, cancerous tumors?
Speaking about Monsanto, lead researcher from the King’s College in London, stated “There were more than 4,000 genes in the liver and kidneys [of the rats that were fed Roundup] whose levels of expression had changed.” Roundup is cancer causing, endocrine-disrupting toxin at parts per trillion levels.
Stop using roundup, you can efficiently get rid of these pesky garden invaders without toxic chemicals.
Try using this inexpensive alternative to Roundup, I guarantee you will be very pleased with the results of this homemade weed killer.
Orgainic, Cheap, & Safe Homemade Weed Killer
Ingredients:us ususe us
- 1 Gallon White Vinegar
- 2 cups epsom salt
- 1/4 Natural Dish Soap
- Spray Bottle
- Just Mix and Spray In the Morning
- Spray directly onto your weeds.
Be careful to spray only on the weeds you want to kill, and keep away from your grass and plants that you want to survive!