KW: When you are a powerful and prosperous company like Monsanto/Bayer and things go a bit against you like the Environmental Protection Agency’s decision to say glyphosate is a carcinogen you fight like hell and get things reversed to your liking, and that is what appears to have happened. Years of fighting has been undone, someone has been well paid off.
Relying on confidential industry research, the Environmental Protection Agency issued a final interim decision today to reapprove glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto/Bayer’s Roundup and the world’s most heavily used pesticide. The EPA’s assessment contradicts a 2015 World Health Organization analysis of published research that determined glyphosate is a probable carcinogen. “The Trump EPA’s assertion […]