US Jury orders Monsanto to pay $289 million in Roundup cancer trial

12th August 2018

In the first of many pending trials in the US, a California jury has ruled that the herbicide glyphosate (Roundup) can cause cancer, that Monsanto knew this and failed to provide adequate warnings.

EU one step closer to relicensing glyphosate

13th November 2015

For those hoping for a cleaner EU food system, the new EFSA review, which effectively removes any barriers to the relicensing of glyphosate, makes grim, if somewhat predictable reading.

Beyond GM joins NGOs’ call for China to halt glyphosate production

24th April 2015

Ten European NGOs have sent an open letter to the Chinese people and their Government asking for them to stop producing the cancer-causing glyphosate herbicide used on GMO crops

Glyphosate declared a ‘probable human carcinogen’ by international cancer agency

20th March 2015

An international panel of experts has concluded that glyphosate, the herbicide used on GM crops, can cause cancer in humans