Glyphosate is sprayed on to stubble© Tim Scrivener
The European Commission (EC) has proposed extending the licence for glyphosate for five years after its initial plan for a 10-year renewal failed to attract enough support. EU member states failed to vote on the licence renewal during a meeting in Brussels on Wednesday (25 October) amid unproven concerns the chemical may be carcinogenic. The licence is due to run out on 15 December. In a statement, the EC said it had submitted to the 28 member states a renewal […]
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