Glyphosate Facts

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


Legal Notice

The Glyphosate Information Portal is an initiative of  the European Glyphosate Task Force (GTF), a consortium of companies joining resources and efforts in order to renew the European glyphosate registration with a joint submission. This consortium is not to be considered a legal entity.

The following companies are confirmed member of the GTF:

ADAMA Agan Ltd., Agria S.A., Albaugh UK Limited, Arysta Lifesciences SAS, Barclay Chemicals (Manufacturing) Ltd., Brokden SL, BROS Spółka z ograniczoną odpowiedzialnością spółka komandytowa, Cheminova A/S, Ciech Sarzyna S.A., Coromandel International Ltd, EXCEL CROP CARE(Europe) NV, Helm AG, Industrias Afrasa S.A., Monsanto Europe S.A./N.V., Nufarm GmbH & Co KG, Rotam Agrochemical Europe Limited,  Sapec Agro S.A., Sinon Corporation, Société Financière de Pontarlier, Syngenta Limited, United Phosphorus Ltd, Wynca UK Limited.

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Genius GmbH
Robert-Bosch-Str. 7, 64293 Darmstadt, Germany
phone: +49 (0)6151 6272-300

Mail:  info(at)

Authorized representative: Dr. Klaus Minol

Registrar of companies: Darmstadt District Court [Amtsgericht Darmstadt]
Company register number: HR B 7040

Value added tax identification number as according to § 27 of the Value Added Tax Act: DE 193933799

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We respect the privacy of each person who visits our website. We now wish to inform you on what data are and on how they are used.

We collect and use your personal data exclusively within the framework of the regulations for data privacy laws of the Federal Republic of Germany.

Data transfer and logging for system internal and statistical purposes. For technical reasons, when accessing our website, your internet browser automatically transfers data to our webserver. These include, among others, date and time of access, URL of the website referred to, the accessed data, the quantity of data sent, the type and version of the browser, operating system as well as your IP address. These data are stored separately from any other data that you give in while using our site. It is not possible to assign these data to an individual person. The data are evaluated for statistical purposes.

These data can, under certain circumstances, allow conclusions to be drawn regarding a specific visitor of the website. Personal data are however not utilised in this connection. Such data are without exception used anonymously. If we pass data on to external service providers, technical and organisational measures will be taken in order to guarantee that such transfer is carried out in compliance with the statutory data protection regulations.

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Last update: 18 December 2017