Every day, Canadians are exposed to many chemicals that are linked to health conditions such as cancer, asthma, diabetes and behavioural problems like ADHD. Food products that we eat regularly have become a significant contributor to harmful chemical exposure due to the extensive use of pesticides in agriculture. Glyphosate, Canada’s top-selling weed killer and key ingredient in Monsanto's Roundup, is of particular concern because of its links to cancer.
That's why we tested common foods that children eat including Cheerios, Tim Hortons products and Fontaine Sante hummus. And the results were alarming.
Check out our full report, including the products we tested, at www.whatsinyourlunch.ca