There are a number of countries around the world who have chosen to distance themselves from resident corporate bully, Monsanto. While Frankenfoods might still be attractive to those who enjoy playing God at a molecular level – many others are beginning to wake up to the very real dangers of genetically modifying foods.
Glyphosate, the substance recently banned by The Netherlands, has been linked to a number of health risks in addition to environmental detriments. Furthermore, the World Health Organization recently discovered that glyphosate could potentially lead to cancer (source).
I solute The Netherlands for refusing to feed their population poisonous substances, and hope the United States eventually follows suit.