When will corporate giant Monsanto be held accountable?
Monsanto agreed to a 93 million settlement to victims of dioxin in West Virgina.
Bloomberg reports that this settlement will reduce Monsanto's net income by 5% per share, but Monsanto may face addional lawsuits that could cost Monsato 3.9 billion in clean-up cost.
Monsanto may lose billions in GM soy royalties row. The values involved could total 7.5 billion US dollars. The Superior Tribunal of Justice Brazil said on its website.
The verdict ordered Monsato to stop collecting royalties and return those collected since 2004 to 5 million farmers-or pay back a minimum of 2 billion dollars.
Russian bans GM maize temporary in wake of controversial Monsato cancer studies in France.
30. November 2011
Monsato's Roundup Spawns Superweeds consuming over 120 Million Hectares documented in Australia, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Europe and South Africa (national society)
- Next EU decision: 90 days studies for approval is not enough needs long term studies.