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EU Court annuls EFSA decision not to release glyphosate data

Ruling follows duo of cases challenging EFSA’s decisions that the toxicology and carcinogenicity studies were confidential

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The EU General Court, the junior court of the European Court of Justice, has overruled decisions by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) to keep crucial toxicology and carcinogenicity studies on the active substance glyphosate confidential, on grounds it was in the public interest to have this information public.


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