Togo, West Africa Added To A Growing List of Countries That Are Banning Glyphosate — Collective Evolution – January 24, 2020

(Collective-Evolution)  Recently, a country in West Africa, Togo has prohibited the ‘import, market or use of glyphosate and any other product containing it.’ This decision was finalized in December of last year by the Minister of Agriculture, Animal Production and Fisheries, Noel Kouerta Bataka. →

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The City of Miami Just Banned the Use of Glyphosate Containing Herbicides — Waking Times – March 4, 2019

The City of Miami Just Banned the Use of Glyphosate Containing Herbicides

Olivia Rosane, EcoWatch
Waking Times

There are growing concerns about both the safety and proliferation of glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto‘s Roundup weedkiller.

Those concerns are part of the reason that the city of Miami passed a unanimous resolution last Thursday banning the spraying of glyphosate by city departments or contractors, environmental group Miami Waterkeeper reported.

“Banning the use of glyphosate is a great first step to take in improving water quality,” the group said, according to The Miami New Times. “It is also beneficial to public health, as citizens of the city of Miami won’t be exposed to harmful chemicals.”

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