Safety

The use of a plant protection product is only authorized if the resulting exposure of the consumer to residues is shown to be less than a toxicological limit which always includes a safety factor of at least 100.
Food safety

Food Safety

GA is thoroughly assessed by public authorities to determine safety thresholds. » more

Operator safety

Operator Safety

GA has been used safely for 30 years, and to-date, there have been no known cases of harm to humans. » more

Environmental safety

Environmental Safety

When label instructions are followed, GA does not contaminate the environment and is safe for animals. » more

Stewardship initiatives

Stewardship initiatives

Farmers are trained on the correct application through various product stewardship initiatives. » more

Adrian Percy: ”We invest in finding the next generation of weed management systems” Safety

The issue of weed resistance is “serious, but solvable,” said Adrian Percy, head of Research & Development at the Crop Science division of Bayer at the Global Herbicide Resistance Challenge in Denver, Colorado. The conference took place from May 14-18, 2017 and gathered over 300 experts to discuss the global issue of herbicide resistance. To overcome the issue, Bayer is committed to innovation and education and continues working in partnerships worldwide. Besides looking for new herbicides, Bayer has been promoting its Integrated Weed Management initiative, a holistic approach to tackling weeds with a combination of physical, cultural, biological and chemical measures that are cost effective and sustainable.

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Does Glufosinate-ammonium pose risks to human health?

Glufosinate-ammonium has been the choice of farmers for 30 years in over 80 countries. During this period it has been tested by multiple independent regulatory authorities worldwide on a regular basis and certified as safe when used according to label instructions.

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