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One of the twenty seven activists, one for each EU member state,... News PhotoActivist,Agriculture,Banner - Sign,Belgium,Brussels,Customized,Environmental Damage,Environmental Issues,Europe,European Commission,Field,Glyphosate,Headquarters,Herbicide,Horizontal,Ingredient,Organized GroupPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPOne of the twenty seven activists, one for each EU member state, display a banner reading “toxic warning” outside the Commission headquarters on November 7, 2012 at the EU headquarters in Brussels as the EU Commission is considering authorising the cultivation of 26 new genetically modified crops, 19 of which are genetically modified to be tolerant to herbicides – mostly glyphosate, the active ingredient in many herbicides sold throughout the world. AFP PHOTO / GEORGES GOBET (Photo credit should read GEORGES GOBET/AFP/Getty Images)