Tag: roundup

Roundup Sprayed on Soybean Crops

Farmers With Lymphoma Join Roundup Lawsuits

Farmers and people who lived near croplands in the Midwest have filed a growing number of wrongful death lawsuits against Monsanto for downplaying the risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma from Roundup.

/ May 8, 2017

Is Roundup Safe? Over 700 Lawsuits Question Cancer Risk

Monsanto is facing over 700 Roundup lawsuits from people with lymphoma. Now a St. Louis-based ad agency is accused of helping Monsanto downplay the risk of cancer. Researchers are demanding a new safety assessment.

/ March 29, 2017
Monsanto pesticide to be sprayed on food crops.

Lawyers Say Monsanto Secretly Wrote Roundup Cancer Studies

Lawyers say EPA officials worked with Monsanto to downplay the risk of cancer from glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup weed-killer. Monsanto is also accused of ghost-writing studies the EPA used to decide Roundup does not cause cancer in humans.

/ March 20, 2017

Roundup Lawyers Question EPA-Monsanto Conspiracy

A scientist who was dying of cancer named the EPA insiders who worked with Monsanto and listed 14 ways Roundup could cause cancer, according to lawyers representing 60 people with lymphoma.

/ February 17, 2017
Roundup MDL in California

Judge Allows Roundup Labels to Include Cancer Warning in California

California can require Monsanto to label its popular Roundup weed killer as a possible cancer threat even though the company insists the product is harmless to humans, a judge in Fresno has tentatively ruled.

/ January 30, 2017

Lymphoma Lawsuits Filed Over RoundUp Exposure Risks

Monsanto is facing a growing number of lawsuits from people who were diagnosed with cancer after years of being exposed to the weed-killer Roundup.

/ December 16, 2016
Roundup MDL in California

EPA Panel to Investigate Cancer Risk with Monsanto’s Roundup

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is holding a three-day series of meetings this week dedicated to examining evidence linking Monsanto’s Roundup weedkiller to cancer.

/ December 13, 2016
Tests Find Glyphosate in 29 Snack Foods and Cereals

Tests Find Glyphosate in 29 Snack Foods and Cereals

Roundup weed-killer residues were found in Cheerios, Doritos, Pita Chips, Oreos, and dozens of other American snack foods.

/ November 30, 2016
FDA Suspends Roundup Tests

FDA Stops Testing Food for Roundup

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has suspended testing of foods like milk, corn, soy, eggs, and popcorn for residues of glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto's Roundup weed-killer.

/ November 16, 2016
Roundup MDL in California

Judges Centralize Roundup Lawsuits in MDL in California

A panel of federal judges have created a Multi-District Litigation (MDL No. 2741) to centralize dozens of Roundup lawsuits into the Northern District of California under U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria.

/ October 4, 2016