46 industry studies on genotoxicity of glyphosate and/or roundup in "B.6.4 Genotoxicity (Annex IIA 5.4)" of Renewal Assessment Report

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Dear European Food Safety Authority,

Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting 46 industry studies related to the genotoxicity of glyphosate and/or RoundUp cited in:

B.6.4 Genotoxicity (Annex IIA 5.4) (pages 305 - 397) of the Final Addendum to the Renewal Assessment Report on glyphosate:

https://bartstaes.be/assets/data/files/D...

Yours faithfully,

David Norton

EFSA.public.access.to.documents, European Food Safety Authority

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Dear Mr Norton

 

We hereby acknowledge the receipt of your request of 7 June 2019, by means
of which you requested access to “46 industry studies related to the
genotoxicity of glyphosate and/or RoundUp cited in: B.6.4 Genotoxicity
(Annex IIA 5.4) (pages 305 - 397) of the Final Addendum to the Renewal
Assessment Report on glyphosate:
[1]https://bartstaes.be/assets/data/files/D....

 

Your request has been registered as PAD 2019/52 and is being processed as
quickly as possible in accordance with [2]Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001
regarding public access to documents (hereinafter “the PAD Regulation”).
You will receive a reply by 1 July 2019 at the latest.

                                                                                                                

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Yours sincerely,

 

EFSA Public Access to Documents team

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Dear Mr Norton

 

Further to our e-mail of 12 June 2019 by means of which we acknowledged
the receipt of your request, I would like to reiterate the fact that your
request is being processed as quickly as possible in accordance with the
provisions of [1]Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 on public access to
documents (hereinafter “the PAD Regulation”).

 

However, we regret to inform you that due to the fact that EFSA is still
gathering all elements in relation to the processing your request and is
currently facing an intense workload period in the public access to
documents domain, we have to extend the deadline to reply to your request
by 15 working days in accordance with Article 7(3) of the PAD Regulation.
Please accept our apologies for any inconveniences caused by this delay.

 

You will receive a reply by 22 July 2019 at the latest.

 

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Mariama Mesnaoui

Public Access to documents Team

Legal and Assurance Services

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From: NIEPMANN Nora <[10][email address]> On Behalf Of
EFSA.public.access.to.documents
Sent: Wednesday 12 June 2019 11:09
To: David Norton <[11][FOI #6963 email]>;
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Cc: EFSA.public.access.to.documents
<[13][email address]>
Subject: PAD 2019/052_Acknowledgement of receipt_Your request of 7 June
2019

 

Dear Mr Norton

 

We hereby acknowledge the receipt of your request of 7 June 2019, by means
of which you requested access to “46 industry studies related to the
genotoxicity of glyphosate and/or RoundUp cited in: B.6.4 Genotoxicity
(Annex IIA 5.4) (pages 305 - 397) of the Final Addendum to the Renewal
Assessment Report on glyphosate:
[14]https://bartstaes.be/assets/data/files/D....

 

Your request has been registered as PAD 2019/52 and is being processed as
quickly as possible in accordance with [15]Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001
regarding public access to documents (hereinafter “the PAD Regulation”).
You will receive a reply by 1 July 2019 at the latest.

                                                                                                                

We would like to inform you that the [16]AsktheEU.org website you have
used for submitting your request is a third-party platform, outside the
remit of the institutions, agencies and bodies of the EU, including EFSA.
Consequently, EFSA cannot be held liable for errors of any kind occurring
as a result of the use of this platform.

 

Additionally, please note that the third party running the AsktheEU.org
website is responsible for the processing of your personal data by means
of this platform. For further information, including on the way the third
party addresses your rights in the light of applicable data protection
legislation, please refer to the third party’s privacy policy. From our
experience with the way the platform operates, we understand that the
content of public access to documents requesters correspondence with EFSA
is usually published on the platform, including any personal data which
may be contained therein (e.g. private postal addresses).

 

Please contact us directly should you not wish your correspondence with
EFSA to be published on the AsktheEU.org platform. In the event that such
a communication is received from you, EFSA will then redirect all future
electronic correspondence to your private e-mail address only. We would
also be grateful if you could provide us with a postal address which may
be of need for the shipment of documents once EFSA has taken a decision on
the accessibility of the requested documents.

 

Please also be aware that Article 16 of the PAD Regulation provides that
this legal framework is applicable without prejudice to any existing rules
on copyright which may limit a third party's right to reproduce or exploit
released documents.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

EFSA Public Access to Documents team

Legal & Assurance Services / Business Services Department

 

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Via Carlo Magno 1A

43126 Parma (Italy)

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David Norton,

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Dear Mariama Mesnaoui,
Thank you for your email and for sending the 12 industry studies
previously.
I was wondering if you have an estimate of how long it would take for the
46 requested studies to be released to us?
Thank you,
David Norton

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