human toxicity of glyphosate?

Thomas Backhaus backhaus at zfn.uni-bremen.de
Sun Sep 10 01:20:31 EST 1995


>[...]  None of the reference sources I've
found mention any significant toxicity from this substance; we're baffled.

Well, it's classified in EPA group II so it seems, as if glyphosate isn't very 
toxic indeed. More references should be in: 
"Pesticide residues in food - 1986 evaluations. Part II - Toxicology" FAO 
Plant Production and Protection Paper 78/2, 1987

Bye
Thomas

University: backhaus at biology.uni-bremen.de
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