Topic WHO & the FAO

Roundup on wheat, barley and oats. How did the residues get so high?

In 2006 the World Health Organisation established, via Codex, a maximum residue level of 30 mg/kg for cereals – primarily wheat, oats and barley. The previous level for wheat was

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WHO cancer studies: Roundup – only 5 pesticide companies telling us ‘no-carcinogenicity’.

Total 5 unpublished, studies. No peer review, directly supplied and paid by:  Cheminova         Atkinson et al 1993a  Syngenta             Milburn 1996  Monsanto           Stout & Ruecker 1990  Cheminova         Atkinson 1993b  Syngenta             Brammer 2001   WHO/FAO toxicological

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Neurotoxicity: the WHO Roundup pesticide study giving the safe level for neurotoxicity – a Syngenta paid study.

Except, please note, there aren’t any Roundup studies held with the WHO that evaluate neurotoxicity, only studies using the much weaker active chemical glyphosate. Pesticide Residues in Food 2004 WHO/FAO Joint

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Neurotoxicity: the WHO 2,4-D study giving the safe level for neurotoxicity – straight from Dow laboratories.

All the information on the World Health Organisation 1996 Toxicological Evaluation – Pesticide Residues in Food can either be found at INCHEM or via the 2,4-D Industry Task force

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2,4-D: World Health Organisation: The core studies used to assess toxicity (safety) of 2,4-D are industry funded.

This paper lists the actual studies used in the last (as of 2013) WHO/FAO Toxicological Evaluation of 2,4-D, the: FAO/WHO (1997) Pesticide residues in food — 1996. Evaluations 1996.

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WHO Studies: How Roundup issue & the bee problem are linked, via toxicity assessment.

I am coming to the conclusion that the ‘bee issue’, known as colony collapse disorder, which links increased use of neonicotinoid insectides  to declining bee populations, and the controversy

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WHO: How to find information on pesticides

Where do you go in the World Health Organisation website to find out who does all the studies to say pesticides are safe? How much scientific information is held

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Is Roundup carcinogenic?

 What do the (1) EPA, (2) WHO and the (3) European Commission say? 1. USA EPA : In the executive summary on page viii :“The Agency has classified glyphosate as a

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Kidney & liver: No testing of Roundup in any WHO toxicity assessment studies

Kidney & liver: No testing of Roundup in any WHO toxicity assessment studies

There are no cancer, or carcinogenicity studies for Roundup and its effect on the kidney and the liver held with the WHO that I can find.   There are only glyphosate

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Have the international agencies properly evaluated the endocrine system & glyphosate?

Which studies concerning the endocrine system  are held with the three main agencies, the USA EPA, WHO & FAO, and Europe’s EFSA? As there are no sections actually dealing with

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