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Documents Show Strong Monsanto Attempt to Influence Research

evidence shows strong monsanto attempt to influence research“If somebody came to me and said they wanted to test Roundup I know how I’d react – with serious concern.” These are the words written by an internal Monsanto scientist in 2001 regarding one of the company’s top-selling products.

A growing body of research has shown increased concern over glyphosate and its effects on the human body. And now, a set of documents released during an ongoing Monsanto trial ...

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California to Add Glyphosate to List of Cancer-causing Chemicals

glyphosate in Roundup added to California Prop 65 list of carcinogenic chemicalsA branch of California’s state Environmental Protection Agency is adding glyphosate, a major component of Monsanto’s popular weed killer, Roundup, to its list of potentially cancer-causing chemicals identified in the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986. The chemical is being added to the Act, which is also known as Proposition 65, because it is now associated with causing cancer, ...

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Monsanto Faces Unlawful Marketing Claims in New Roundup Lawsuit

glyphosate in roundup may be harmful to humansThe safety of consumer products is generally considered to be a fairly binary situation: a product is either safe for use around humans or it is not safe for use around humans. Products that are considered to be safe are usually marketed as such while those that are not safe usually come with significant warnings, disclaimers, and other markings demonstrating that the product is, indeed, dangerous and should be ...

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