Cancer-Causing Weedkiller Found in Popular Foods, FDA Internal Email Reveals

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Ariel Scotti, New York Daily News, April 30, 2018

Crackers, granola and cereal one Food and Drug Administration official brought from his home tested positive for a widely used chemical linked to cancer in 2017 — but the results were never made public, according to a report.

A freedom of information request from The Guardian revealed that chemist Richard Thompson told his colleagues about the test in an internal FDA email from last January when he found glyphosate residue on his food products.

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