Wednesday, 19 January 2022

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Bayer shares plunge over weedkiller trial

. CALIFORNIA: Bayer shares plunged as much as 14 percent, losing about €12 billion in value, after newly acquired Monsanto was ordered to pay €250 million in damages in the first of possibly thousands of US lawsuits over alleged links between a weedkiller and cancer. After the verdict in favour ...

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EU parliament votes to ban controversial weedkiller by 2022

STRASBOURG: The European Parliament called for the controversial weedkiller glyphosate to be banned by 2022 amid fears it causes cancer, a day before EU states vote on whether to renew its licence. MEPs approved a resolution which is not binding but will add fresh pressure on the European Commission, the ...

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