Injury suits go after Monsanto

Injury suits go after Monsanto

PERSONAL injury lawsuits are piling up for a "mass tort" action against Monsanto claiming that the company's Roundup herbicide has caused cancer.

The cases follow a March 2015 announcement from the World Health Organization's International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) that classified glyphosate — the primary ingredient in Roundup — as a "probable carcinogen" for humans.

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