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Eu Business
Commission must prepare glyphosate exit plan, Greenpeace — EUbusiness.comexperts (IARC) found in March 2015 that glyphosate is a probable cause of cance
Commission must prepare glyphosate exit plan, Greenpeace — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted 3 days ago
experts (IARC) found in March 2015 that glyphosate is a probable cause of cancer. The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) contradicted IARC in November 2015, saying glyphosate was unlikely to cause cancer. EFSA partly based its assessment on... Read more
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Eu Business
Risks and side effects for humans and animals: What really goes wrong in the regulation of genetically engineered plants — EUbusiness.comengineered plants have to be conducted before the plants are granted market aut
Risks and side effects for humans and animals: What really goes wrong in the regulation of genetically engineered plants — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted 7 days ago
engineered plants have to be conducted before the plants are granted market authorisation. Both the biotech industry and EFSA experts are pushing for these feeding trials not to be mandatory. They are demanding the withdrawal of a regulation... Read more
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Grainnet.com
U.S. Soybean Export Council Criticizes EU's Lack of Biotech Soybean Authorization Decisionmoved through all required evaluations and have received a positive opinion fro
U.S. Soybean Export Council Criticizes EU's Lack of Biotech Soybean Authorization Decision
Grainnet.com / Posted 8 days ago
moved through all required evaluations and have received a positive opinion from the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) as well as completed the committee process within the European Commission. Over the past five months, USSEC has been... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Cereals 2016: EU debates dominate the discussions at arable show(WHO) which classified the weed-killing chemical as “probably carcinogenic” – a
Cereals 2016: EU debates dominate the discussions at arable show
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
(WHO) which classified the weed-killing chemical as “probably carcinogenic” – although the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) later disputed those claims. Opposing campaigners include the Soil Association, which has called for a UK ban on the... Read more
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express
Can THESE products really help reduce the risk of dementia?fewer capsules for the daily DHA to maintain normal brain function.” It added:
Can THESE products really help reduce the risk of dementia?
express / Posted 11 days ago
fewer capsules for the daily DHA to maintain normal brain function.” It added: “The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) details health benefits from our higher DHA levels (400mg), such as maintaining normal blood pressure and triglyceride... Read more
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iafrica.com
Coffee may lose the 'pick-me-up' effect?30th Anniversary Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies in Denv
Coffee may lose the 'pick-me-up' effect?
iafrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
30th Anniversary Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies in Denver, USA. European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) guidelines recommend a daily caffeine intake of no more than 400 milligrams for adults, which is equivalent to just... Read more
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Eu Business
Conflicts of interest played down by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) — EUbusiness.comConflicts of interest played down by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)1
Conflicts of interest played down by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted 13 days ago
Conflicts of interest played down by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)15 June 2016by eub2 -- last modified 15 June 2016 In an open letter to the EFSA Management Board, Testbiotech and GeneWatch UK are urging them to take measures to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Outrage As Biosafety Agency Okays Monsanto's GMOsconcern, which is dismissed by the applicant, has been raised by a scientific p
Outrage As Biosafety Agency Okays Monsanto's GMOs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
concern, which is dismissed by the applicant, has been raised by a scientific panel of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) stating that this particular ARMG should be restricted to field trial purposes and should not be present in GM plants... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Deploys Genetically Modified Cotton, Maize Despite Safety Concernsconcern, which was dismissed by the applicant, had been raised by a scientific
Nigeria Deploys Genetically Modified Cotton, Maize Despite Safety Concerns
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
concern, which was dismissed by the applicant, had been raised by a scientific panel of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) stating that this particular ARMG should be restricted to field trial purposes and should not be present in GM plants... Read more
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Orange County Register
Junk science is hazardous to your healththe European Food Safety Agency and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration have
Junk science is hazardous to your health
Orange County Register / Posted 24 days ago
the European Food Safety Agency and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration have reviewed hundreds of studies on BPA. The EFSA found that “BPA poses no health risk to consumers because current exposure to the chemical is too low to cause harm” and... Read more
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Channel 4 News
Express goes bananas over EUsystem which says food manufacturers must not make health claims for their prod
Express goes bananas over EU
Channel 4 News / Posted 24 days ago
system which says food manufacturers must not make health claims for their products without checking the wording with the EFSA. The panel of experts rejected the precise wording of this claim for highly technical reasons. What the scientists had... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Agency Warns 4.6 Million People Facing Food Insecurityneeds of new arrivals and existing refugees, particularly in Rwanda and Uganda.
UN Agency Warns 4.6 Million People Facing Food Insecurity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
needs of new arrivals and existing refugees, particularly in Rwanda and Uganda. The Emergency Food Security Assessment (EFSA) conducted in April 2016 in 18 provinces across the country concluded that about 4.6 million people are food insecure.... Read more
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New Kerala
Burundi: UN agency warns 4.6 million people facing food insecurity - newkerala.com #71246needs of new arrivals and existing refugees, particularly in Rwanda and Uganda.
Burundi: UN agency warns 4.6 million people facing food insecurity - newkerala.com #71246
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
needs of new arrivals and existing refugees, particularly in Rwanda and Uganda. The Emergency Food Security Assessment (EFSA) conducted in April 2016 in 18 provinces across the country concluded that about 4.6 million people are food insecure.... Read more
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Eu Business
Brussels looks for short-term glyphosate extension — EUbusiness.comit called for an independent review and publication of all the scientific evide
Brussels looks for short-term glyphosate extension — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted 26 days ago
it called for an independent review and publication of all the scientific evidence that the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) used to assess glyphosate. The Commission stresses that EU approval of an active substance means only that Member... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU set to consider temporary extension of glyphosate license over cancer rowexposed to it through food. It is mostly used on crops. The finding matches th
EU set to consider temporary extension of glyphosate license over cancer row
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 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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Bel Marra Health
Aspartame vs. sucralose: Which is better?for aspartame is 50 mg per kilogram of body weight according to the FDA, and 40
Aspartame vs. sucralose: Which is better?
Bel Marra Health / Posted 28 days ago
for aspartame is 50 mg per kilogram of body weight according to the FDA, and 40 mg per kilogram of body weight according to EFSA (European Food and Safety Agency). An average soda can contains 185 mg of aspartame, so a 68-kilogram individual would... Read more

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