Glyphosate Facts

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GTF statement on WHO expert task group recommendations

In light of the published findings and recommendations of the WHO Core Assessment Group on Pesticides Expert task force on Diazinon, Glyphosate and Malathion the Glyphosate Task Force emphasizes again that glyphosate does not pose unacceptable risks to health or the environment when used according to label directions.

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Glyphosate Task Force Technical Statement on IARC Monograph

Glyphosate Task Force has conducted a preliminary review of the IARC monograph and identified multiple shortcomings in IARC’s assessment: IARC’s monograph does not present new research data; the information actually selected for consideration by the IARC panel represents only a subset of the vast dataset available on glyphosate; IARC selected ...

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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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History of glyphosate
The molecule “glyphosate” was already ...

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

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