- June 17, 2021
Glyphosate: EU regulators begin review of renewal assessments - All news - ECHA
ECHA and the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) have received a draft assessment of glyphosate carried out by four EU Member States and will now begin to consider the findings. Glyphosate – the most widely used herbicide in the world – is currently authorised for use in the EU until December 2022. .
Helsinki, 15 June 2021 – National authorities of France, Hungary, the Netherlands and Sweden – known as the Assessment Group of Glyphosate (AGG) – have examined all the evidence submitted by the companies that are seeking renewed approval to market the substance in the EU. The AGG’s draft report runs to around 11 000 pages.CONTINUE READING ON: echa.europa.eu