Ariana Figueroa



Ariana covers chemicals and public health issues for E&E News. She has previously covered the Occupational Safety and Health administration and regulatory reform on Capitol Hill. Her work has been published in The Miami Herald, The Chicago Tribune and NPR, among other outlets. She graduated from the University of Florida in 2017.

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Monsanto lost again on Roundup. What's next for glyphosate?

A jury yesterday awarded more than $2 billion to a couple who blamed their cancer diagnoses on a chemical found in Monsanto's popular herbicide Roundup — the latest legal defeat for the Bayer AG subsidiary that denies its product causes cancer. Pressure is increasing for the company to settle more than 13,000 additional cases awaiting trial, legal experts say.