Southern Crop

Southern Crop

EPA Bows to Chemical Industry in Delay of Glyphosate Cancer Review

The Environmental Protection Agency was slated to hold four days of public meetings focused on essentially one question: Is glyphosate, the world’s most widely used herbicide and the lynchpin to Monsanto’s fortunes, as safe as Monsanto has spent 40 years telling us it is?

Read more

Related Articles

CropLife Seeks EPA Pesticide Framework On Human Data

“Based on need for consistency, and to account for all the new and deliberative discussions [in which EPA] has taken part related to epidemiological data in the last 6 years — and to follow the 2011 White House directive — CLA is asking that EPA at minimum publish for public[…]

Read More »

EPA is currently taking comment through Oct. 4 on its June 6 draft review that found the nation’s second-most commonly-used herbicide poses risks to species, including aquatic plants and some mammals, and suggested possible restrictions. Read more

Read More »

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *