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Glyphosate listing as carcinogenic advances in California

Monsanto continues to defend the safety of its product.

Glyphosate will be added to California’s list of chemicals known to cause cancer effective July 7, according to a notice posted by the state’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA).

On March 28, OEHHA said glyphosate would be added to the list of chemicals known by the state to cause cancer -- for purposes of Proposition 65 -- with a delayed effective date due to the pending case in which Monsanto is suing the agency.

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