German vote swings EU decision on 5-year glyphosate renewal

28 November 2017

EU member states agreed on Monday (27 November) on a five-year renewal period for the controversial herbicide glyphosate, used by Monsanto in its Roundup product.

The decision was taken by EU member states’ experts, with 18 votes in favour, nine against and one abstention.

Read the full article on EuObserver website here.