publication . Other literature type . Report . 2015

Does Glyphosate Cause Cancer?

German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment;
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  • Published: 23 Mar 2015
  • Publisher: Zenodo
Abstract
In its recent evaluation from March 2015, the International Agency for Cancer Research (IARC), as the specialized cancer agency of the World Health Organization (WHO), came to the conclusion that glyphosate should now be classified as a carcinogenic substance in Group 2A (probably carcinogenic to humans), based on “limited evidence” in human-experiments and ”sufficient evidence” in animal-experiments. This classification was pub-lished in a short report in the "Lancet" journal on 20 March 2015. As the ”Rapporteur Member State” for the active substance glyphosate within the framework of EU re-evaluation, the Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) was respons...
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free text keywords: Statement, glyphosate, Germany, http://id.agrisemantics.org/gacs/C4485
Communities
Agricultural and Food Sciences
Socio-economic impact of digitalisation in rural areas
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publication . Other literature type . Report . 2015

Does Glyphosate Cause Cancer?

German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment;