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New lawsuit against Monsanto alleges Roundup is harmful to human gut health

Roundup is among the most widely used herbicide in the world, but that doesn’t mean it’s safe. There have been countless allegations against Roundup’s manufacturer, Monsanto, especially in relation to the herbicide’s active ingredient, glyphosate. An overwhelming body of evidence suggests that glyphosate (and other ingredients found in Roundup) are harmful to human health. Bayer AG, which bought Monsanto last year, is now facing another lawsuit related to these hazardous effects. Claims filed at the federal court in Kansas City, MO, allege that Roundup products “falsely assured consumers” that the herbicide targets an enzyme not seen “in people or pets.”  Read more...



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