EFSA explains risk assessment: Glyphosate

Glyphosate is an active substance that is widely used in pesticides. In 2015, EFSA and EU Member States completed a risk assessment and peer review that updates our scientific knowledge of the toxicity of glyphosate. This non-specialist summary provides an explanation of the main findings of EFSA’s Conclusion on glyphosate.

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Author
EFSA
ISBN number
978-92-9199-758-9
Catalogue number
TM-04-15-780-EN-N
Number of pages
4
Published
12 November 2015