Monsanto

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Group.png Monsanto  
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Monsanto logo.svg
Formation1901
FounderJohn Francis Queeny
Parent organizationBayer
HeadquartersCreve Coeur, Missouri, U.S.
Typecommercial
InterestsChemical warfare, GMO, Glyphosate
Interest ofWilliam Engdahl
Chemical weapon and GMO corporation

Misleading Advertising

In 2014, the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) of South Africa ordered Monsanto to immediately withdraw a radio advert which made unsubstantiated claims about GMO products, i.e. that GMOs enabled "Monsanto "to produce more food sustainably whilst using fewer resources; provide a healthier environment by saving on pesticides; decrease greenhouse gas emissions and increase crop yields substantially.” [1]

Agent Orange

Full article: Stub class article Agent Orange

Monsanto along with a number of other companies produced Agent Orange, a defoliant used in Vietnam.

Acquisition by Bayer

The acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer was successfully completed in June 2018. [2]

 

Related Documents

TitleTypePublication dateAuthor(s)Description
Document:How Monsanto silences scientific dissentcommentary3 December 2013James Corbett
Document:Monsanto Exposed as Source for White Phosphorus Used in Gaza Massacrearticle6 February 2016Justin GardnerEvidence that the White phosphorous munitions used by Israel during their 'Operation Cast-Lead' action against Gaza in 2008-9 and in contravention of the Geneva Conventions, were supplied by Monsanto
Document:Monsanto and the mortal danger to traditional agriculturewebpage20 August 2011Siv O'Neall
Document:Open Letter on Retraction and Pledge to Boycott Elsevieropen letter4 December 2013Institute of Science in Society
Document:Retracting Séralini Study Violates Science and Ethicsarticle4 December 2013Mae-Wan Ho
Peter Saunders
Document:The Great Seed Robberywebpage21 August 2011Vandana Shiva
File:Glyphosate Worse than We Could Imagine Engdahl.pdfarticle27 April 2019William EngdahlThis article summarizes some recent developments about Glyphosate (Bayer/Monsanto).


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