Monsanto Admits Untested Roundup Herbicide Could Cause Cancer in Secret Court Documents

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by Sustainable Pulse - 9 August 2017

In secret internal Monsanto documents released last week by legal firms in the U.S. it was revealed how Monsanto scientists admitted that they were aware of the possible carcinogenic and genotoxic risk posed by their number one product, the glyphosate-based herbicide – Roundup. The new revelations...

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European Commission Opens In-Depth Investigation of Bayer-Monsanto Merger

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The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation Tuesday to assess the proposed acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer under the EU Merger Regulation. The Commission has concerns that the merger may reduce competition in areas such as pesticides, seeds and traits. Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, in charge of competition policy, said: “Seeds and pesticide products are essential for farmers...