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World?s top 5 ?most evil? corporations

Most companies become successful thanks to their stellar reputations. But not always. RT Business scraped the bottom of the barrel to find the most hated companies trending on the internet.

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Monsanto The company that needs no introduction, creator of DDT and Agent Orange, Monsanto is one the world’s largest pesticide and GMO seed manufacturers.

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It is known for being the first company to genetically modify a seed to make it resistant to pesticides and herbicides.

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Monsanto’s herbicides have been blamed for killing millions of crop acres, while its chemicals were added to blacklists of products causing cancer and many other health problems.

EU to approve ?marriage made in hell? between #Bayer & #Monsanto https://t.co/w3rnn0h9N4 pic.twitter.com/LB8jSoBHjP

— RT (@RT_com) February 28, 2018

Apple Once the darling of Microsoft-hating gadget lovers, Apple more recently has been accused of mistreating or underpaying their employees, hiding money offshore, and not paying taxes.

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It has also been accused of violating health or environmental legislation, and misusing its position where they have a monopoly in the market.

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And, oh yes, overcharging for its products to boot.

‘No consent’: #Apple sued for deliberately slowing down older iPhones https://t.co/xMiNAzyT13

— RT (@RT_com) December 23, 2017

Nestle The world’s largest food and beverage company Nestle says it is committed to enhancing quality of life and contributing to a healthier future.

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However, it has been dragged through numerous scandals involving slave labor. The multinational is one of the most boycotted corporations in the world, as violations of labor rights have been reported at its factories in different countries.

Nestlé admits possibility of slave labor in its coffee #supplychain https://t.co/2k9HaqKbav pic.twitter.com/cgDNmLQNOv

— Segura (@SeguraSystems) March 9, 2016

Philip Morris The products of the American multinational cigarette and tobacco manufacturing company are sold in over 180 countries outside the United States.

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Philip Morris owns Marlboro, one of the world’s biggest brands. Back in 1999, Philip Morris courted officials of the Czech Republic by explaining how smoking would in fact help their economy, due to the reduced healthcare costs from its citizens dying early.

McDonald’s American fast-food company McDonald’s was founded in 1940.

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The company serves more customers each day than the entire population of Great Britain, but has a long history of terrible labor practices.

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It has been constantly under fire for serving unhealthy junk food, which contributes health problems. Researchers have found that McDonald’s burgers cannot decompose on their own.

McDonald?s becomes weed users? highest-ranking fast food joint.

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— RT UK (@RTUKnews) September 30, 2017

Notable mention of ‘most evil’ corporations that didn’t make the top list: Goldman Sachs Halliburton Microsoft Dow Chemical Bayer Google Facebook

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