Are we lost in the weeds when it comes to glyphosate use in New Zealand?

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Are we lost in the weeds when it comes to glyphosate use in New Zealand?

David McBride

Weeds Letterbox [David Tip on Unsplash]
Many people turn to glyphosate to tackle weeds, but there is ongoing debate about its effects on human health [Image: David Tip on Unsplash]

Occupational health expert David McBride discusses the herbicide glyphosate. It is widely used on farms and in gardens, streets and parks across New Zealand, but is it safe?

Key points, The International Agency for Research on Cancer classified glyphosate as probably carcinogenic to humans, while the Environmental Protection Authority, Pract Green w Pale Yellow
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