Following today’s vote on glyphosate in the European Parliament, IFA President Joe Healy said Ireland and other member states have to stand up and support Commissioner Andriukaitis, DG Sante, who came out strongly last week in a speech expressing his frustration at the system and the power of so-called ‘Google Professors’. He fully supports a 10 year licence renewal for glyphosate.
16 03 2017
IFA President Joe Healy has welcomed the independent scientific opinion on the hazard classification of glyphosate by the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) yesterday. This assessment clears the way for the relicensing of glyphosate later this year by the EU Commission and Member States.