Glyphosate Facts

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

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Again no agreement amongst Member States - Commission must ...

The GTF considers this situation to be discriminatory and unacceptable. Ultimately, failure to renew the approval of glyphosate based on political considerations will only serve to seriously undermine the credibility of the EU legislative framework within an international context and will put European agriculture at competitive disadvantage.

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IARC chair allegedly withheld data - no cancer risk

On 14 June, Reuters published a special report revealing that the chairman of the IARC committee responsible of glyphosate classification, Dr. Aaron Blair, deliberately withheld data from a significant study which strongly suggested that glyphosate is not carcinogenic. 

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 ...