Consumers use RoundUp® weed killer at least once to beautify their gardens and crops. Why? The product RoundUp® is a very effective weed killer. Therefore, it’s popularity stems from its ability to only kill weeds leaving only the intended product to grow. Farmers whose crops were being overrun by weeds took interest in it. However, the ingredients that make up RoundUp® makes it very dangerous for people.
RoundUp® contains glyphosate and other chemicals that are not listed called inerts. Consumers were told that RoundUp® does not target human or animal enzymes. However, recent studies have shown that RoundUp® exposure has been linked to certain cancers. As a result, people who have handled RoundUp® were shown to have a higher number of persons diagnosed with certain cancers than others who did not handle RoundUp®.