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At their second meeting on 16 and 17 March 2016 in Brussels, the SAM High Level Group (SAM HLG) discussed the scientific advice for the regulatory assessment of glyphosate used in plant protection products and decided to provide an explanatory note on the situation which was addressed to Commissioner Moedas on 2 June 2016.





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New techniques in agricultural biotechnology  PDF icon 2.3 MB
Publication cover In this Explanatory Note, the Group provides a detailed scientific description of the full spectrum of breeding techniques used for agricultural applications in plants, animals and microorganisms. »»

Cybersecurity in the European Digital Single Market  PDF icon 1.6 MB
2nd Scientific Opinion of the SAM HLG. Recommendations include making systems more secure, empowering users and strengthening Europe's strategically important cybersecurity industry

Closing the Gap  PDF icon 1.5 MB
1st Scientific Opinion of the SAM HLG

Citizen Summary  PDF icon 537 KB
on the 1st High Level Group Scientific Opinion


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