Monsanto are the only agricultural/food company on the entire ‘worst 10’ list. The list comprises mainly of shady financial institutions and oil companies like BP.
This dirty companies very first creation was an artificial, cancer-causing sweetener they would end up selling to Coca-Cola. Their modern day chemicals are damaging the bee populations around the world and they also poison civilians regularly.
This level of secrecy not only arouses suspicion but makes shopping quite difficult for people looking to stay away from Monsanto.
Luckily, we’re about to give you the ultimate list of Monsanto-owned food companies:
You should note that some of these brands may produce food that does not contain GMOs. However, sites like True Activist are recommending a boycott of all the company’s products.
Considering the agricultural giants’ lack of regard for human health, I don’t think it would hurt to cut them out of our lives.
#1 – Giving Unsuspecting People Cancer
Christine later sued them and won. She’s just one drop in a wave of farmers who have filed lawsuits against the agricultural giant.
In one Argentinian study, researchers found that farming villages who used Roundup regularly have cancer rates as high as four times the national average.
#2 – Causing Global Birth Defects
You know that whole microcephaly scare? The one most media outlets are attributing to Zika? Some experts have actually linked it to Monsanto’s chemicals.
But even if we give them the benefit of the doubt on that one, the truth of the matter is that their products cause an abysmal amount of birth defects worldwide. According to an Argentinean study, genetically modified soy could be to blame for brain, intestinal and heart defects in fetuses.
Study author Andres Carrasco states:
“The companies say that drinking a glass of glyphosate [the active ingredient in Roundup] is healthier than drinking a glass of milk, but the fact is that they’ve used us as guinea pigs,”