France is expected to pass a law requiring its restaurants and state institutions to use in season, organically grown food from local sources.
A college in Middlebury, Vermont, will no longer sell energy drinks starting March 7 because they don’t “nourish” students and promote risky behavior.
A photograph of a young girl suffering from pesticide-induced health problems has made a massive difference in the lives of children exposed to pesticides.
Lawmakers in Australia have just legalized medical marijuana for the entire country, with a vote made by the Australian Parliament last Wednesday.
Genetic modification using new technologies like CRISPR has been called a “weapon of mass destruction and proliferation.”
Scientists have created opioid Frankendrugs by genetically modifying E. coli bacteria, saying it could provide painkillers to those lacking access to them.
“Organyc” panty liners, made in Italy, have been recalled due to glyphosate traces. U.S.-made tampons and sanitary pads have had similar problems.
Big Tobacco companies must publicly disclose the harmful effects of smoking. A U.S. District Court upheld a ruling of 15 years ago to this effect.
The German beer industry is in shock after finding that 14 different popular beer brands have traces of the ‘probably’ carcinogenic herbicide, glyphosate.
On Thursday, the Vermont state Senate gave final approval to a bill legalizing recreational marijuana, beginning in 2018.
Drinking 2 extra cups of coffee a day can’t reverse liver cirrhosis, but it may cut the risk of developing it by more than 40%.
An outbreak of E. coli and an outbreak of salmonella have been linked to 2 separate alfalfa sprout producers.
Two farmers have filed a lawsuit against Monsanto, claiming that the company lied about the potential for glyphosate, an herbicide chemical, to be carcinogenic.
Despite attempts by several senators to block his nomination, Dr. Robert Califf was named the new head of the FDA on Wednesday.
Key evidence of glyphosate’s toxicity has been withheld from the WHO’s IARC as a “trade secret,” and sparking a conflict between the EU and US.
After ditching GM wheat years ago, Monsanto recently begun development on new GM wheat strains despite consumer push-back.
Monsanto isn’t cheering the news that U.S. organic food sales have approached $37 billion annually. The trend shows no sign of slowing.