Unique Hair Testing Project Reveals High Levels of Glyphosate in Members of the Japanese Parliament

by Sustainable Pulse - 29 August 2019

A unique testing project involving 23 members of the Japanese Parliament, has shocked the country after it was revealed that the majority of the politicians had long-term exposure to a variety of pesticides, including the world’s most used herbicide, glyphosate. The hair testing results were announced in...

Sustainable Food

Let Them Eat GM Cottonseed!

US FDA (Food and Drug Administration) regulators have approved a new type of GM cotton, the seed of which is to be used for human and animal consumption. The cotton, developed by researchers at Texas A&M University, is being touted as a protein-rich way to feed the poor and hungry. However, the many risks of this GM food are being ignored, GM Watch reported. Source: GM Watch By Claire Robinson The...

Sustainable Agriculture

California Ends Sale of Toxic Pesticide Chlorpyrifos

This week, the California Environmental Protection Agency (CalEPA) announced that the sale of the toxic pesticide, chlorpyrifos, will end in February 2020 as a result of an agreement between the Department of Pesticide Regulation and pesticide manufacturers. “Once again, California is leading the way to protect communities and the environment by ending of the sale of chlorpyrifos,” stated...