BREAKING NEWS! EPA REVOKES REGISTRATION OF GE-CROP HERBICIDE “ENLIST DUO.”

In a stunning reversal – after being approved by EPA JUST ONE YEAR AGO – the registration for Enlist Duo, a combo of glyphosate and 2,4-D, has now been REVOKED BY EPA. Nothing like litigation to help a Federal ‘regulator’ see the light. Jim

“’With this action, EPA confirms the toxic nature of this lethal cocktail of chemicals, and has stepped back from the brink,’ said Earthjustice Managing Attorney Paul Achitoff. ‘Glyphosate is a probable carcinogen and is wiping out the monarch butterfly, 2,4-D also causes serious human health effects, and the combination also threatens endangered wildlife. This must not, and will not, be how we grow our food’…

“Dow created Enlist crops as a quick fix for the problem created by ‘Roundup Ready’ crops, the previous generation of genetically engineered crops designed to resist the effects of glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide.”

http://www.panna.org/press-release/epa-pulls-registration-dow-enlist-duo-herbicide-citing-high-toxicity-levels