Glyphosate is sprayed on to a field© Tim Scrivener
Indications that the EU commission only wants to re-license glyphosate for another 10 years, rather than 15, has drawn sharp criticism from manufacturers and farm leaders, who say the authorities are “giving in to the Facebook science of activists”. The comments follow widespread reporting this week that EU food safety commissioner, Vytenis Andriukaitis, only wants to recommend a 10-year extension. This is despite the fact glyphosate has recently been given a clean bill of health by the European Chemicals Agency […]
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