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Detail

Area
European Union
Commodity Group
Oilseeds, oils and meals
Commodity
All
Date
01/04/2016
Policy Category
Consumption and marketing
Policy Instrument
Environmental
Description
The European Parliament invited the European Commission to limit the renewal of the bloc\'s market approval for glyphosate (a widely used herbicide) to 7 years, and to reassess the herbicide\'s toxicity and classification for safe and sustainable use.