McCarthy defends EPA's glyphosate conclusions

House Science Committee grills McCarthy on agency's findings on glyphosate and report that was later withdrawn.

In April, the Environmental Protection Agency published on its website a risk assessment report by EPA’s Cancer Assessment Review Committee (CARC). This report, marked final and signed by its authors, concluded that glyphosate is not likely to be carcinogenic to humans. The report also directly addressed several issues with the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) monograph finding on glyphosate, claiming that IARC ignored studies that pr

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