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Pesticides

Four hundred lawsuits are pending against Monsanto Co. in U.S. District Court in San Francisco, filed by people alleging that exposure to Roundup herbicide caused them or their loved ones to develop...

April 23, 2018

The Food and Drug Administration has responded to Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests for information regarding its efforts to start testing food samples for residues of glyphosate as well as...

April 20, 2018

News Release For Immediate Release: Thursday, April 19, 2018 For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin (415) 944-7350 The University of California, San Francisco Industry Documents Library...

April 19, 2018

Whitewash: The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer and the Corruption of Science, by Carey Gillam (Island Press) has been named an Outstanding Book of the Year by the Independent Book Publisher...

April 18, 2018

For anyone interested in commenting on the EPA's latest safety review of the weed killing chemical glyphosate: Docket ID:EPA-HQ-OPP-2009-0361 Abstract:Federal Register for Tuesday, February...

March 21, 2018

Update 3/19: Judge Chhabria ordered an additional hearing for two of the plaintiffs' witnesses. Follow Carey Gillam on Twitter for more updates about the legislation and we continue to post documents...

March 15, 2018

“Science Week” in a federal court will decide if farmer cancer lawsuits move forward Live updates from court hearings by Carey Gillam Transcripts of Daubert Hearings posted here News...

March 5, 2018

Update 2/26/18: In a spinoff following the merger with Dow, DuPont Pioneer will change its name to Corteva Agriscience; based on a combination of words meaning “heart” and “nature." Here's our...

February 13, 2018

(First published in Environmental Health News) Score another point for corporate power over protection of the public. U.S. Rep Lamar Smith, chairman of the U.S. House of...

February 5, 2018

Update: Newsweek's bizarre response By Stacy Malkan “The campaign for organic food is a deceitful, expensive scam,” according to a Jan. 19 Newsweek article authored by Dr. Henry I. Miller...

January 23, 2018