Myth

Dispelling Myths – Glyphosate and Cancer

At Monsanto, we get a lot of questions about food and agriculture. We often hear and read that “glyphosate is carcinogenic”. A large long-term study on the use of the weed killer glyphosate by agricultural workers in the United States has found...
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MONSANTO DID NOT GHOSTWRITE THE WILLIAMS ET AL (2000) GLYPHOSATE PAPER

(Originally published in Beyond the Rows) Recently, in the context of personal injury litigation filed against Monsanto, plaintiffs’ attorneys have cherry picked a single email – out of more than 10 million pages of documents produced – to allege...
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Glyphosate and Breast Milk

All of us at Monsanto are consumers and parents and spouses and children and friends.  We take the safety of our products very seriously, and we’re committed to developing products that contribute to safe and nutritious food choices.  We’re proud...
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Monsanto Surprised by French Environment Minister’s Comments on Roundup®

Over the weekend, French Environment Minister Ségolène Royal made comments about the sale of Roundup® lawn and garden products to French consumers that were widely misreported by media in several countries. Contrary to widespread media coverage,...
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Question of the Week – Every day I read that your foods cause cancer. It is true?

Each week, we will answer a question from our readers regarding our operations and community outreach here in Puerto Rico. This week we answer the question, “every day I read that your foods cause cancer. It is true?” Put simply, our seeds...
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INFORMATION ON THE GERMAN REPORT ON GLYPHOSATE IN BEER

A report from Germany from the Environmental Institute on Thursday said it detected glyphosate in 14 German beers. Here’s Monsanto’s perspective regarding this report: Glyphosate is an herbicide with a 40-year history of safe use. Glyphosate is approved...
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