Glyphosate Releases DDT and Chlordecone from Soil into Water by Increasing Erosion – New Study

The toxic pesticide chlordecone was used on banana plantations in the French West Indies until 1993 but continued to pollute the waters surrounding the islands long afterwards. This pollution puzzled researchers, who expected the hydrophobic chemical to adhere to contaminated soil and not enter the watershed. A new study finds that use of the herbicide¬†glyphosate, … Continue reading Glyphosate Releases DDT and Chlordecone from Soil into Water by Increasing Erosion – New Study