Glyphosate has been linked with escalating rates of birth defects and other health impacts in Argentina. Photo: Dr Graciela Gomez

Birth Defects Allegedly Linked to Monsanto Chemicals

(MintPress)—A lawsuit filed against Monsanto, Philip Morris and Carolina Leaf Tobacco alleges the U.S. companies’ drive for profits led to the widespread use of toxic pesticides in Argentina’s tobacco farms, resulting in a rise of birth defects among children living in the tobacco-rich region of Misiones. Argentinian farmers who grow tobacco plants for the American […]