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  •  Um, Roundup is an herbicide. The suspect in CCD (0+ / 0-)

    (colony collapse disorder) is neonicotinoid insecticides, a different kind of chemical entirely.

    By the way, can anyone find a link to a peer-reviewed study on glyphosate in urine?  All I could get from translating the link was:

    (*) The address of the examining university laboratories, the analytical values ​​and the evaluation of the analytical method are the editors. Because of not inconsiderable pressure from representatives of the agrochemical and the fear that the work of the laboratory could be debilitating to the entire series analysis will be published until later this year. It is currently the glyphosate analysis in several laboratories in Germany, Switzerland and Austria up to standard and in the stress magnitudes representative of animals, people can find food and feed. Because so far there is not even possible to run their own stress or that of their livestock to analyze a calibrated standard.

    The truth-out story was ascribing autism to everything from mercury to BPA, so I'm not sure it is relevant.

    Where are we, now that we need us most?

    by Frank Knarf on Tue Apr 24, 2012 at 02:20:00 PM PDT

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