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7 April 2020
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Author: Pedro Grigori, Agência Pública/Repórter Brasil (Brazil)

"Com esquizofrenia e epilepsia, agricultor mostra evidências sobre o efeito de agrotóxico em sua saúde. Pelos efeitos do Round Up, feito à base de glifosato, Monsanto perdeu processo em primeira instância, mas recorreu e foi absolvida. Sebastião...

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30 March 2020
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Author: Semana Sostenible

“Bayer deberá pagar 40 millones de dólares por no advertir riesgos para la salud del glifosato” - 31 de marzo de 2020 ...

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24 February 2020
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Author: Agência Pública

“Enquanto Brasil debate isenção de agrotóxicos, Europa tem imposto maior para os mais tóxicos” – 19 de fevereiro de 2020...

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24 February 2020

A third of pesticide sales by 5 largest companies allegedly contain 'highly hazardous' chemicals, analysis finds; includes company comments

According to new research by Public Eye and Unearthed, over a third of the pesticide sales made by the world's five largest pesticide companies - Bayer, BASF, Syngenta, FMC and Corteva - contain chemicals that are highly toxic to human health or the...

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24 February 2020
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Laut neuen Recherchen von Public Eye und Unearthed erzielen die fünf größten Agarchemiekonzerne - BASF, Bayer Crop Science, Corteva Agriscience, FMC und Syngenta - mehr als ein Drittel ihrer Umsätze mit für Mensch oder Umwelt hochgiftigen Substanzen....

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Article
23 February 2020
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Author: Revista Semana

“Empresas que ganan millones vendiendo pesticidas peligrosos al mundo” – 21 de febrero de 2020...

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Article
13 February 2020
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Author: Pedro Grigori, Repórter Brasil/Agência Pública (Brazil)

"Indígenas vítimas de 'chuva de agrotóxico' recebem R$ 150 mil de indenização-Após vários casos de contaminação em que foram derrotados, indígenas do Mato Grosso do Sul vencem pela primeira vez ação por uso indevido de pesticida; fazendeiro, empresa de...

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Company response
10 February 2020
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Les commentaires ci-dessous:“BASF takes the claim “no compromise on Product Stewardship” seriously. Details about our product stewardship program can be found here. If you have concerns about the use of BASF products, please contact us.”  

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Company response
10 February 2020
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Bayer gladly seizes the opportunity of the Business Human Rights & Resource Center to respond to the article “Pesticides en Tunisie, le cadeau empoisonné” alleging that Bayer’s sales activities of Pesticide in Tunisia are currently causing...

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Company response
10 February 2020

Dow Chemicals

"Dow no longer participates in the pesticides or broader agriscience business/market, following our separation fromDowDUPont in April of 2019"

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