US Right to Know Agrichemical Documents
This collection includes documents acquired by Gary Ruskin and Carey Gillam at U.S. Right to Know through state public records requests, FOIA requests, whistleblowers, and litigation. US Right to Know is a nonprofit organization working for transparency and accountability in our nation’s food system.
Records obtained by Gary Ruskin, Co-Director of US Right to Know, and Carey Gillam, Research Director of U.S. Right to Know and author of Whitewash-The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer and the Corruption of Science:
- Unsealed documents from the MDL Roundup/glyphosate cancer cases (lead case is 3:16-md-02741-VC)
Records obtained by Gary Ruskin, Co-Director of US Right to Know:
Emails and documents between key academics/scientists and industry staff from Monsanto, Dow, Syngenta, Ketchum, Bayer and the Council for Biotechnology Information.
Records obtained by Carey Gillam, Research Director of US Right to Know :
- Internal emails, memos, reports and other materials created by or received by individuals working within the Environmental Protection Agency, the Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Department of Agriculture regarding glyphosate and herbicides.
Topics include pesticides, GMOs, glyphosate, key front groups, and efforts to manage the "GMO Answers" website, which is funded by the Council for Biotechnology Information.