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Pesticides

(UPDATED June 5 with comment from Scientific Reports) The authors of a newly published paper examining the impacts of exposure to the world’s most widely used herbicide declared some shocking...

June 5, 2019

In the latest PR scandal to engulf Bayer, journalists at Le Monde reported May 9 that they obtained a "Monsanto File" created by the public relations firm FleishmanHillard listing a "multitude of...

May 21, 2019

This article was originally published in Environmental Health News. By Carey Gillam After three stunning courtroom losses in California, the legal battle over the safety of Monsanto's...

May 17, 2019

Amid global debate over the safety of glyphosate-based herbicides such as Monsanto’s Roundup, numerous claims have been made to defend the product’s safety. In the wake of two recent landmark...

April 26, 2019

This article was originally published in Environmental Health News. "Parks should be for playing not pesticides" By Carey Gillam Two New York City council members introduced legislation...

April 18, 2019

Update: The ATSDR published their draft toxicological profile for glyphosate in April 2019. See coverage: ATSDR Report Confirms Glyphosate Cancer Risks, NRDC (4.11.2019); Some Links to Cancer...

April 16, 2019

Related: Secret Documents Expose Monsanto's War on Cancer Scientists, by Stacy Malkan This fact sheet describes the contents of Monsanto’s confidential public relations plan to discredit the...

March 31, 2019

This article was originally published in The Guardian. By Carey Gillam The chickens are coming home to roost, as they say in farm country. For the second time in less than eight months a US...

March 30, 2019

Newsweek failed to disclose the chemical industry connections of two opinion writers who argued today in an op-ed that glyphosate can't be regulated. The commentary by Henry I. Miller and Stuart...

March 28, 2019

Find more updates and documents from the trials in our Monsanto Trial Tracker. Lawyers for Edwin Hardeman have substantially cut down the number of witnesses and evidence to present to jurors...

March 25, 2019