Non-profits file lawsuit against Sioux honey

Beyond Pesticides and the Organic Consumers Association (OCA), represented by Richman Law Group, today filed a lawsuit in Superior Court in the District of Columbia against Sioux Honey Association, for the deceptive and misleading labeling of its Sue Bee and Aunt Sue’s honey brands. The suit follows news that Sue Bee honey products labeled “100% Pure” and “Natural” tested positive for glyphosate residue. Glyphosate, a known endocrine disrupter and, according to the World Health Organization, a probable human carcinogen, is the active ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide.

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https://www.organicconsumers.org/press/nonprofits-file-lawsuit-against-sioux-honey-over-%E2%80%98100-pure%E2%80%99-and-%E2%80%98natural%E2%80%99-labels-products