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PhysOrg
Antihypertensive effect of fermented milk products under the microscopeside effects, but as yet, there is insufficient evidence to support this accord
Antihypertensive effect of fermented milk products under the microscope
PhysOrg / Posted 11 hours ago
side effects, but as yet, there is insufficient evidence to support this according to the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)," explained lead investigator Belinda Vallejo-Córdoba, PhD, of the Center for Food Research and Development, Sonora,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"I Am Not Your Experiment" - Thousands Around The World Protest GMO Giant Monsantoshot through the roof. The result was immediate. Seven months after the IARC r
"I Am Not Your Experiment" - Thousands Around The World Protest GMO Giant Monsanto
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
shot through the roof. The result was immediate. Seven months after the IARC review, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), an independent agency funded by the European Union, published a different assessment, saying glyphosate is "unlikely... Read more
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Farming Life
Farming unions criticise ‘unnecessary delay’ on glyphosateas to why this key herbicide cannot simply and quickly be given the reauthorisa
Farming unions criticise ‘unnecessary delay’ on glyphosate
Farming Life / Posted yesterday
as to why this key herbicide cannot simply and quickly be given the reauthorisation that has been recommended by EFSA - the appropriate EU scientific body. Some member states in the committee are prevaricating and wasting time when they... Read more
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DW
Delay on glyphosate decision leaves EU farmers in limbo |science However, evidence suggesting that glyphosate is harmful has been dispu
Delay on glyphosate decision leaves EU farmers in limbo |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
science However, evidence suggesting that glyphosate is harmful has been disputed. The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), the EU's food watchdog, has not established any risk. Many civil society groups favor a ban on the controversial... Read more
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Newsmax
Plastics Chemical Linked to Childhood Obesity-- could affect how fat cells are formed in early life and alter a baby's metab
Plastics Chemical Linked to Childhood Obesity
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
-- could affect how fat cells are formed in early life and alter a baby's metabolism. Europe's Food Safety Authority (EFSA) announced in April that it would reexamine the effects of BPA on the immune system, taking into account recent research... Read more
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Farming Life
UK farming unions criticise ‘unnecessary’ delay on glyphosateas to why this key herbicide cannot simply and quickly be given the reauthorisa
UK farming unions criticise ‘unnecessary’ delay on glyphosate
Farming Life / Posted 4 days ago
as to why this key herbicide cannot simply and quickly be given the reauthorisation that has been recommended by EFSA - the appropriate EU scientific body. Some member states in the committee are prevaricating and wasting time when they... Read more
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Eu Business
EU again delays decision on glyphosate renewal — EUbusiness.comcalled for an independent review and publication of all the scientific evidence
EU again delays decision on glyphosate renewal — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted 4 days ago
called for an independent review and publication of all the scientific evidence that the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) used to assess glyphosate. MEPs also said that the Commission should renew its marketing approval for just 7 years,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU delays vote on weed-killer glyphosate license amid cancer rowexposed to it through food. It is mostly used on crops. The finding matches th
EU delays vote on weed-killer glyphosate license amid cancer row
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
exposed to it through food. It is mostly used on crops. The finding matches that of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), an independent agency funded by the European Union, but runs counter to a March 2015 study by the WHO's Lyon-based... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Monsanto pesticide unlikely to cause cancer, UN review findsclassified it as a so-called Group 2A carcinogen. Seven months after the IARC
Monsanto pesticide unlikely to cause cancer, UN review finds
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
classified it as a so-called Group 2A carcinogen. Seven months after the IARC review, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), an independent agency funded by the European Union, published a different assessment, saying glyphosate is “unlikely... Read more
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Eu Business
Industry ties raise questions about UN body assessing glyphosate cancer risk — EUbusiness.comDow, Monsanto and Syngenta. Most scientists involved in the glyphosate assessm
Industry ties raise questions about UN body assessing glyphosate cancer risk — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted 6 days ago
Dow, Monsanto and Syngenta. Most scientists involved in the glyphosate assessment by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), which also contradicted the WHO cancer warning, refused to be named. Greenpeace EU food policy director Franziska... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
UN experts find weed killer glyphosate unlikely to cause cancerand classified it as a 'Group 2A' carcinogen. Seven months after the IARC revi
UN experts find weed killer glyphosate unlikely to cause cancer
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
and classified it as a 'Group 2A' carcinogen. Seven months after the IARC review, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), an independent agency funded by the European Union, published a different assessment, saying glyphosate is "unlikely... Read more
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dna
UN committee finds Monsanto's weed killer glyphosate unlikely to cause cancerclassified it as a so-called Group 2A carcinogen. Seven months after the IARC
UN committee finds Monsanto's weed killer glyphosate unlikely to cause cancer
dna / Posted 7 days ago
classified it as a so-called Group 2A carcinogen. Seven months after the IARC review, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), an independent agency funded by the European Union, published a different assessment, saying glyphosate is "unlikely... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Glyphosate unlikely to pose risk to humans, UN/WHO study sayssurprised by this latest finding, which is consistent with the findings of othe
Glyphosate unlikely to pose risk to humans, UN/WHO study says
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 7 days ago
surprised by this latest finding, which is consistent with the findings of other assessments, such as those carried out by Efsa”. Results from the urine samples of 48 MEPs last month showed that all had glyphosate traces in their bodies, with the... Read more
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FOX News
UN committee finds weed killer glyphosate unlikely to cause cancerclassified it as a so-called Group 2A carcinogen. Seven months after the IARC
UN committee finds weed killer glyphosate unlikely to cause cancer
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
classified it as a so-called Group 2A carcinogen. Seven months after the IARC review, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), an independent agency funded by the European Union, published a different assessment, saying glyphosate is "unlikely... Read more
25 related stories
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Channel NewsAsia
UN experts find weed killer glyphosate unlikely to cause cancerand classified it as a 'Group 2A' carcinogen. Seven months after the IARC revi
UN experts find weed killer glyphosate unlikely to cause cancer
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
and classified it as a 'Group 2A' carcinogen. Seven months after the IARC review, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), an independent agency funded by the European Union, published a different assessment, saying glyphosate is "unlikely... Read more
25 related stories
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Channel NewsAsia
UN committee finds weed killer glyphosate unlikely to cause cancerclassified it as a so-called Group 2A carcinogen. Seven months after the IARC
UN committee finds weed killer glyphosate unlikely to cause cancer
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
classified it as a so-called Group 2A carcinogen. Seven months after the IARC review, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), an independent agency funded by the European Union, published a different assessment, saying glyphosate is "unlikely... Read more
25 related stories
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Irish Examiner
Food safety watchdog issue warning against apricot kernels over cyanide poisoningapricot kernels but decided to issue a fresh warning after a scientific evaluat
Food safety watchdog issue warning against apricot kernels over cyanide poisoning
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
apricot kernels but decided to issue a fresh warning after a scientific evaluation by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) confirmed the risk. Apricot kernels contain the naturally-occurring plant toxin, amygdalin, which converts to cyanide... Read more
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Business Wire
Die Glyphosate Task Force fordert Mitgliedstaaten zur Annahme einer 15-jährigen Zulassungsdauer für Glyphosat aufGlaubwürdigkeit des Neuzulassungsverfahrens untergraben.“ „Unter Berücksichtig
Die Glyphosate Task Force fordert Mitgliedstaaten zur Annahme einer 15-jährigen Zulassungsdauer für Glyphosat auf
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
Glaubwürdigkeit des Neuzulassungsverfahrens untergraben.“ „Unter Berücksichtigung der Schlussfolgerungen des BfR und der EFSA ist die GTF der Auffassung, dass eine 15-jährige Zulassungsdauer für Glyphosat angemessen ist und gewährt werden sollte,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Eating apricot kernels can kill you, Government warnsfalling blood pressure, and in extreme cases can be fatal. The FSA's warning c
Eating apricot kernels can kill you, Government warns
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
falling blood pressure, and in extreme cases can be fatal. The FSA's warning came after a European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) study was published on the risks to human health from apricot kernels. Based on cyanide levels typically present in raw... Read more
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Business Wire
Glyphosate Task Force Urges Member States to Adopt a 15-Year Approval Period for Glyphosatewould undermine the credibility of the renewal procedure.” “Bearing in mind th
Glyphosate Task Force Urges Member States to Adopt a 15-Year Approval Period for Glyphosate
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
would undermine the credibility of the renewal procedure.” “Bearing in mind the conclusions reached by the BfR and EFSA, the GTF considers that a 15-year approval period for glyphosate is appropriate and should be granted, in line with EU... Read more
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Eu Business
Case against the authorisation of Monsanto genetically engineered Intacta soybeans to be heard at the EU Court of Justice — EUbusiness.comcommonly known under trade names such as Roundup. According to the complainant
Case against the authorisation of Monsanto genetically engineered Intacta soybeans to be heard at the EU Court of Justice — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted 13 days ago
commonly known under trade names such as Roundup. According to the complainants, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has failed to carry out the legally required risk assessments for these genetically engineered soybeans: Amongst... Read more
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Salon.com
You don’t know if that’s beef: The animals mixed into your meat might shock — and disgust — youthrough the machine. As a result, there is some forgiveness in levels of contam
You don’t know if that’s beef: The animals mixed into your meat might shock — and disgust — you
Salon.com / Posted 23 days ago
through the machine. As a result, there is some forgiveness in levels of contamination. The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) uses a 1 percent threshold – anything above this level of contamination is considered to be intentional... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Million people urge Bayer to stop bee-killer pesticidessuch as the weather, viruses and parasites. Jose Tarazona, head of pesticides
Million people urge Bayer to stop bee-killer pesticides
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 24 days ago
such as the weather, viruses and parasites. Jose Tarazona, head of pesticides at the European Food Safety Agency (EFSA), conceded that the decline in bee populations was "considered (to be) multifactorial." Nevertheless, EFSA found in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Million people urge Bayer to stop bee-killer pesticidessuch as the weather, viruses and parasites. Jose Tarazona, head of pesticides
Million people urge Bayer to stop bee-killer pesticides
PhysOrg / Posted 24 days ago
such as the weather, viruses and parasites. Jose Tarazona, head of pesticides at the European Food Safety Agency (EFSA), conceded that the decline in bee populations was "considered (to be) multifactorial." Nevertheless, EFSA found in... Read more
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examiner.com
No, Roundup does not cause cancerthe IARC had gotten his paper “totally wrong.” And, responding to the IARC rep
No, Roundup does not cause cancer
examiner.com / Posted 24 days ago
the IARC had gotten his paper “totally wrong.” And, responding to the IARC report, the European Food Safety Association (EFSA) reviewed studies including those from the BfR and concluded: “…glyphosate is unlikely to pose a carcinogenic hazard to... Read more
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iafrica.com
EU food watchdog to reassess bisphenol Athe chemical, mostly used to coat metal packaging, poses no health risk to cons
EU food watchdog to reassess bisphenol A
iafrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
the chemical, mostly used to coat metal packaging, poses no health risk to consumers. The European Food Safety Agency (EFSA) said it was setting up a panel of experts to evaluate new scientific evidence on the effects of bisphenol A (BPA) on... Read more

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