Overall, earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization, and excluding some costs, rose 6 percent to 2.68 billion euros ($2.92 billion) last quarter, the Leverkusen, Germany-based company said in a statement.
A coalition of environmental groups Feb. 8 sought to put pressure on European Union decision-makers over the pesticide glyphosate by starting a campaign to collect 1 million signatures objecting to the continued authorization of the substance in the 28-country bloc. Under a mechanism known as the European Citizens’ Initiative, public[…]Read More »
Regulatory agencies worldwide have long based their pesticide approvals on a meticulous and in-depth review of extensive pesticide safety data developed by manufacturers. In the U.S., federal law requires the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to make pesticide safety data available to the public, which has made the U.S. a[…]Read More »