Roundup a Carcinogen? Never Mind the Science…

March 20, 2015

The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) has departed from the scientific consensus to declare glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, to be a class 2A “probable human carcinogen.” This contradicts a strong and long standing consensus supported by a vast array of data. The IARC statement is not the result of a thorough, considered and critical review of all the relevant data.