New publication! The General Court Orders Disclosure of Glyphosate-related Scientific Studies: Tweedale, Hautala, and the Concept of Environmental Information in the Context of Plant Protection Products

In March 2019, the General Court issued two judgments on access to scientific studies used in the context of the controversial authorisation of the pesticide glyphosate (Case T-716/14Anthony C Tweedale v European Food Safety Authority and Case T-329/17Heidi Hautala and Others v European Food Safety Authority). In this case note, published on the European Journal of Risk Regulation, I discuss how these two decisions are likely to set a new standard for transparency and access to scientific studies in plant protection products authorisations. The article is available open access here.