Ring of Fire: RoundUp Listed as Carcinogen By California – Could Other Monsanto Products Be Next?

Ring of Fire: RoundUp Listed as Carcinogen By California – Could Other Monsanto Products Be Next?

Earlier this week, The Ring of Fire brought you a story about the most recent court ruling against Monsanto in its ongoing legal battle against the State of California regarding glyphosate, the active ingredient in its controversial herbicide, Roundup.

Since the end of March, the agribusiness juggernaut has been fighting to keep glyphosate off the list of “chemicals known to cause cancer” by California’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA). This week, the OEHHA announced that beginning July 7th, in accordance with California Proposition 65, glyphosate will be added to the list and the information will displayed on all packages of Roundup.

Although Monsanto has the federal EPA on its side thanks to its cozy relationship with agency head Scott Pruitt, and is planning to file an appeal, it appears that the tide is turning against the company – and its not just about glyphosate anymore.


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