The Glyphosate Problem

In recent years, there has been a lot of press about the chemical glyphosate.  Specifically, there have been some high-profile court cases where companies manufacturing and using the chemical have had to pay out large sums of cash to workers who were later diagnosed with lymphoma.  This has resulted in a lot of people questioning the safety of the chemical and even calls to legally ban its use (which has gone through in some places).

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Think Global, Act Local

Many people have heard this phrase as a part of a call to action for environmental concerns. Many take it as a way to remind them to take local steps towards global changes. This is layered with the hope that if enough people act similarly, actions on a global scale will occur. While this is a good mindset to have, it misses the more important part of the slogan.

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