Monsanto is once again coming under fire for its herbicide RoundUp, with fresh lawsuits claiming it caused cancer in American workers who handled it.
California will be the first state in the US to label Monsanto’s glyphosate-based herbicide, Roundup, as carcinogenic.
Three more Latin American countries and Sri Lanka are also making moves against glyphosate and Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide.
Sri Lanka’s newly elected president thinks the risk posed by glyphosate and Roundup to the health of his people is too great.
Roundup has been stopped temporarily in Bermuda.
Roundup is under pressure around the world after the cancer declaration.
The President of Colombia has announced that it will no longer use glyphosate to eradicate illegal coca plantations.
The lawsuit seeks to include anyone as a plaintiff who purchased Roundup or Roundup-related products during the last four years.