Glyphosate used to ripen sugar cane linked to agricultural worker kidney failure in Central America

“We argue that the practice of “ripening” sugar cane with glyphosate may explain the recent surge in kidney failure among agricultural workers in Central America” p.159

Anthony Samsel and Stephanie Seneff, "Glyphosate, pathways to modern diseases II: Celiac sprue and gluten intolerance," Interdisciplinary Toxicology 6-4 (2013): 159, accessed May 2, 2014, doi:10.2478/intox-2013-0026.

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