glyphosate

EU Says NO to Five More Years of Monsanto’s Roundup

Update: despite evidence of bribery and censored “studies”  EU barely passes a 5 year approval. With millions of pounds of glyphosate used yearly in the vineyards of Sonoma and Napa it’s time to ban this cancer causing chemical. No excuses.   From our friends at Organic Consumers Association: EU Says NO to Five More Years of […]

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From our friends at GMWATCH: German toxicologist accuses EU authorities of scientific fraud over glyphosate link with cancer

German toxicologist accuses EU authorities of scientific fraud over glyphosate link with cancer Dr Peter Clausing says the German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) and the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) have twisted scientific facts to give glyphosate a clean bill of health. Report by Claire Robinson The German toxicologist Dr Peter Clausing has

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Monsanto Banned From European Parliament

MEPs withdraw parliamentary access after the firm shunned a hearing into allegations that it unduly influenced studies into the safety of glyphosate used in its RoundUp weedkiller By Arthur Neslen for the Guardian, 9/28/17 https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/sep/28/monsanto-banned-from-european-parliament?CMP=share_btn_link We’ve published previous articles about Monsanto’s brazen tactics in attempting to prove that RoundUp is safe. Apparently the European parliament

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Netherlands Bans Monsanto’s Cancer Causing Roundup to Protect Citizens From Carcinogenic Glyphosate

More trouble for Monsanto…. Why is this toxin still allowed anywhere? Over 84,000 pounds spread in 2013 in Sonoma County vineyards. 50,000 pounds in Napa! https://www.organicconsumers.org/news/netherlands-bans-monsantos-cancer-causing-roundup-protect-citizens-carcinogenic-glyphosate July 13, 2017 AWD News In the Netherlands, people who have been spraying their lawns and gardens with Roundup will have to find another way to protect their land

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California EPA Becomes First U.S. Agency to Declare That Roundup Causes Cancer

https://www.commondreams.org/newswire/2017/06/27/california-epa-becomes-first-us-agency-declare-roundup-causes-cancer California EPA Becomes First U.S. Agency to Declare That Roundup Causes Cancer SACRAMENTO, CA – The state of California announced today that as of July 7 it will list glyphosate, the main ingredient in the pesticide Roundup and the most common pesticide in the world, as a known human carcinogen under the state’s Proposition

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Monsanto’s Mess-Four Signs Consumers Are Winning

Keep up the pressure!   https://www.organicconsumers.org/blog/monsanto%E2%80%99s-mess%E2%80%94four-signs-consumers-are-winning Monsanto’s Mess—Four Signs Consumers Are Winning When the colours turn grey and the lights all fade To black again We’re in over our heads But somehow we make it back again – lyrics from “Beautiful Mess” Next month will mark one year since Congress obliterated Vermont’s GMO labeling law

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