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Bayer shares tumble on Monsanto's Roundup cancer verdict

Bayer shares plunged as much as 14 percent on Monday, losing about $14 billion in value after newly acquired Monsanto was ordered to pay $289 million in damages to a man who said ingredients used in the weedkiller had caused his cancer.

Is glyphosate carcinogenic or not? EPA takes its report offline

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) removed a report from its website where it concluded that glyphosate was "not likely to be carcinogenic to humans." The report was pulled offline on May 2, 2016 along with 13 other documents.

Quaker Oats accused of using weed killer in production

Quaker Oats is being sued for millions by a man from Brooklyn who claims they use a dangerous weed killer during production.

NYC dousing parks with Monsanto's Roundup despite risks to public

New York City - Despite evidence that glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto's Roundup, is toxic, it is still the chemical of choice used by New York City's parks department. Spraying of parks, medians and highways with Roundup has increased four-fold since 2011.

Should a leading weedkiller be banned?

A debate is taking place about the use of glyphosate-based weedkillers. This is in relation to the possible carcinogenic effects of this widely used farm product.

Shocking video: Americans sign petition to 'give people cancer'

A new shocking video proves that the average American is either purely evil, completely ignorant, or simply not paying attention most of the time.

Pepsi still contains high levels of carcinogen, group finds

A group, Center for Environmental Health (CEH), announced Wednesday that the caramel coloring used in Pepsi sold outside California still contains high levels of a carcinogen, 4-methylimidazole, even after PepsiCo said it would change its formula.

Study: Lung cancer 'to surpass breast cancer' in European women

A new study released Wednesday found that lung cancer will surpass breast cancer as the top cause of cancer deaths in European women.

KBR: Tax payers should foot the bill for our negligence

Portland - After being found guilty of negligence in the poisoning of at least a dozen US soldiers deployed in Iraq, KBR is insisting that US tax payers foot the bill for damages.

Alberta tar sands mining tied to increased downstream carcinogens

Edmonton - New research shows increased levels of some carcinogenic chemicals associated with oil sands mining along Canada’s Athabasca River and discredits industry and government long-held claims of natural sources being responsible.

Some 'Organic' Personal Care Products Actually Contain Carcinogen

Products labelled “natural” or “organic” should give consumers some peace of mind. But a new study revealed that nearly half of the 100 tested green products contained a carcinogen. Your shampoos and soaps may not be as safe as you think.

Vancouver Company Pulls Bisphenol-A Products from Shelves

Amidst rising concern about bisphenol-A (BPA), which has been linked to cancer and other diseases in more than 100 studies, the Vancouver-based Mountain Equipment Co-Op (MEC) has become the first Canadian business to stop selling items containing BPA.

Coca-Cola agrees to take Carcinogenic Benzene out of Soda

Coca-Cola finally agrees to remove benzene out of their drinks after nearly 15 years of non-response.

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