Sustainable Pulse

Bayer Settles Glyphosate Cancer Lawsuits for $10.9 Billion

by Sustainable Pulse - 24 June 2020

Bayer-Monsanto have announced that the company will make a total payment of $10.1 billion to $10.9 billion (€9.1 billion to €9.8 billion) to settle the non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Roundup litigation in the U.S.. Roundup is the most sold glyphosate-based herbicide in the world. The settlement covers approximately...

Sustainable Food

Glyphosate Residue Free Certification Booms as Iconic Food Brands, SGS and SPINS Get Involved

The Detox Project’s Glyphosate Residue Free certification for food and supplement products is growing fast in the U.S. and Canadian markets and has now received international support from SGS, the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. In more excellent news for the booming Standard, The Detox Project announced Monday that SPINS, the leading provider...

Sustainable Agriculture

Mexico Announces Phase-Out and Ban on Glyphosate Herbicides

The Secretariat of Environment and Natural Resources (SEMARNAT), Mexico’s Environment Ministry, has announced that glyphosate-based herbicides will be phased out of use in the country by 2024 to protect human health and the environment. SEMARNAT announced late Thursday that it has created a roadmap for the gradual reduction of the use of glyphosate in Mexico until it reaches a total ban in...