6 steps to remove our risk-averse mindset
Category: Risk Assessment Process
2019: The Year of Celebrity Science
Science has been replaced by celebrity social justice sound-bites.
The Corruption of IARC 3/4: The Glyphosate Gameplan
The thousands of cases against glyphosate is part of a gameplan that used IARC.
Crops Matter: Young Citizens take the Initiative
A group of ag-tech students have launched a Citizens’ Initiative to get the EU to responsibly regulate plant breeding techniques.
SlimeGate 3/7: The Tort-Tort Scam 3/4: The True Believers
Tort-tort scientists are using lawsuits rather than evidence to ban products.
The NGO Tax
Germans want to tax technology to fund activists who want to stop technology … Hmm.
Generations of Farming
Our grandparents worked hard to deliver successful agriculture. What will we leave our children?
Requiem for Neonicotinoids: A Failure in European Leadership
The EU neonic ban was not about the bees, not about the science and not about sustainable farming.
So what was it about?
Neonicotinoids: EFSA’s coded plea for help
When Juncker forces a bad tool on his scientists, don’t be surprised if they cry out for help.
Evolutions in Trust, Part 1: Blockchain Trust
Trust in authorities and experts is declining. So how do we trust? By all of us observing and rating everyone and everything.
My Wishlist for the New Head of IARC
How to rebuild IARC after Chris Wild’s sudden departure.
Glyphosate, Beer and Monsanto: An interview with the BfR’s Roland Solecki
Roland Solecki, the head of pesticide safety at the German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR), gave the Süddeutsche Zeitung an honest interview on glyphosate.