European Commision correspondence with or mentioning Monsanto...
Dear Secretariat General of the European Commission,
Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in the access to documents Regulation 1049/2001 and Aarhus Regulation 1367/2006, we are requesting documents which contain the following information:
- Correspondence, including emails, sent or received by Commission officials or representatives which mention Monsanto or the Glyphosate Task Force during the year 2015. This includes inter-institutional correspondence, correspondence with Member States’ authorities and their Permanent Representations as well as correspondence with third parties.
- Correspondence, including emails, between officials and Monsanto or the Glyphosate Task Force during the year 2015.
- Correspondence, including emails, between officials and EFSA, which mention Glyphosate, Monsanto or the Glyphosate Task Force during the year 2015.
- Correspondence, including emails, between officials and ECHA, which mention Glyphosate, Monsanto or the Glyphosate Task Force during the year 2016.
Thank you in advance,
MEPs Benedek Javor, Michele Rivasi and Bart Staes
Dear M. Javor,
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on 22/06/2017 under GESTDEM 2017/3716 reference.
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Unit B4 - Transparency
Dear Ms Rivasi, Dear Mr Javor and Dear Mr Staes
Please find enclosed a letter on above mentioned subject with enclosure,
signed by Mr. X. Prats Monné and registered under reference Ares(2017)
DIRECTORATE-GENERAL For Health and Food Safety
Food and feed safety, Innovation
Pesticides and Biocides
Dear Mr Javor,
Please find attached an advance information copy of the confirmatory
decision taken on your requests for access to documents registered under
reference GESTDEM 2016/6535 (C(2017)7420 final).
Please note that the Secretariat General of the European Commission will
proceed with the formal notification of the decision in the coming days.
This advance copy is solely sent for your information and is not the
formal notification of the confirmatory decision.
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