Tested amounts of glyphosate in fresh and processed food.
Andy Hooley made this Official Information request to The New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research Limited
The request was successful.
From: Andy Hooley
Dear The New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research Limited,
I would like to know if glyphosate is tested for in fresh and processed foods grown and produced in New Zealand and what amounts have been recorded and in what foods.
From: Emma Timewell
The New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research Limited
Dear Mr Hooley
Official Information Act Request (PFR Ref. 0978.2.2.08.18)
Further to your request for information under the Official Information Act 1982 regarding glyphosate testing of food, received on 14 August 2018.
Plant & Food Research does not hold the information that you have requested.
I note that the MPI website has comprehensive information at https://www.mpi.govt.nz/food-safety/what... that may answer your questions.
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