Glyphosate Facts

Transparency on safety aspects and use of glyphosate-containing herbicides in Europe


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Glyphosate Task Force

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Update on situation in Sri Lanka regarding glyphosate

The Glyphosate Task Force is disappointed by the Sri Lankan government's decision to ban the import and use of glyphosate. The GTF believes there is no scientific evidence to support this decision and the move will deny Sri Lanka’s farmers access to a key tool pivotal to increasing farm productivity.

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Glyphosate residues present in breast milk

A report entitled “Glyphosate testing report: Findings in American Mothers’ Breast Milk, Urine and Water” has caused concern in the US and has led to some groups calling for glyphosate to be banned. However, it is important to look closely at how this information was obtained and place its reported results in the appropriate context.

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How is glyphosate used?
Glyphosate is used to control a variety of plants in ...

How glyphosate works
Glyphosate interferes with the enzymatic production of ...

What is glyphosate?
Glyphosate is one of the most widely used broad-spectrum ...