Trust the evidence: it's very unlikely Roundup causes cancer

The weed killer may have copped a spray in the media and been blasted in a US court, but remember this: Juries don't decide science

The common weed killer Roundup (glyphosate) is back in the news after a US court ruled it contributed to a man’s terminal cancer (non-Hodgkin lymphoma).


Following the court’s order for manufacturer Monsanto to compensate the former school ground’s keeper $US289 million, more than 9000 people are reportedly also suing the company.

In light of this,