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2,4-D is harmful to our health
Intended to be used in fields of GMO crops, 2,4-D is a pesticide that been linked to a higher risk of Parkinson’s disease, immune system problems and hypothyroidism.
This toxic chemical is used by homeowners and commercial growers alike, but farmers and farm workers are particularly at risk of being harmed by exposure.
2,4-D has been classified as “possibly carcinogenic to humans” by the International Agency for Research on Cancer.
We offer information to help you learn about 2,4-D and make better decisions to protect you and your family’s health.