I am a pediatrician and clinical toxicologist. In my fifteen-plus years at Monsanto, my focus has been on assuring the safety of all of our products – GM and conventional seed, as well as chemical – for our workers, for farmers and for the general public.
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Posted On: Wednesday, 7/31/2013 11:35 am
Answered By: Dan Goldstein, Senior Science Fellow and Lead, Medical Sciences and Outreach, Monsanto, Tuesday, 8/13/2013 12:45 pm
A: We think it’s possible that two issues could be getting confused here and want to make sure that the question you are concerned about is answered. First of all, although glyphosate-containing herbicides (such as Roundup products) when used according to the label have a long history of safe use, they can be harmful when ingested. No herbicide should be ingested. Second, there is a widely spread claim that failure of Monsanto’s GMO cotton product caused farmers in India to... Continue Reading
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