The popular pharmaceutical company Bayer has reached an agreement that will have them pay over $10 Billion dollars.
Many customers have filed claims stating exposer to cancer caused by the companies Roundup herbicide.
This isn’t good news for the company moving forward. Bayer hopes this is the best resolution for their future.
“The decision to resolve the Roundup litigation enables us to focus fully on the critical supply of health care and food,” said the company spokesman.
Bayer has roughly over 50,000 to 85,000 open cases on the company in claims.
Monsanto purchased the big company Bayer in 2018, they inherited the debt from the previous owners.
Consumers could be at risk for exposure to cancer related products produced by Bayer.