Shoalhaven News

RoundUp spraying to be reviewed

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Local councils use of herbicide spray is to be reviewed.It follows a US court ruling that found RoundUp caused cancer.

The weed spray is popular in Australia and among the herbicides used by councils to control weeds.

However at a meeting this week of the Illawarra/Shoalhaven Joint Organisation it was agreed to review its use.. particularly in connection with an upcoming aerial spray of bitou bush at a number of Illawarra sites including land at Gerringong/Geroa.

Tags: RoundUp, Illawarra/Shoalhaven Joint Organisation