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Heading for the last Roundup?
June 7, 2011 9:15 PM Subscribe
Industry regulators have known for years that Monsanto's Roundup herbicide causes birth defects
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according to a newly released report
by Earth Open Source. Regulators knew as long ago as 1980 that glyphosate, the chemical on which Roundup is based, can cause birth defects in laboratory animals... Although the European Commission has known that glyphosate causes malformations since at least 2002, the information was not made public.
)Don Huber, a emeritus professor at Purdue University, wrote an open letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack requesting a moratorium on deregulating crops genetically altered to be immune to Roundup....
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