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Table 3 EFSA’s use of scientific information from studies cited in the section “Pollinating insects: honeybees”

From: A critical evaluation of EFSA’s environmental risk assessment of genetically modified maize MON810 for honeybees and earthworms

Study Lack of critique Selection of information Misquotation Inconsistent presentation Qualifications removed Irrelevant critique Misleading presentation Misrepresentation
Ramirez-Romero et al. [42] × × ×   ×    
Ramirez-Romero et al. [41] × × ×      ×
Rose et al. [39] × × ×      ×
Babendreier et al. [43] × ×       
Babendreier et al. [40] ×        
Bartsch et al. [38] ×        
Duan et al. [35] ×        
Malone and Burgess [44] ×        
  1. Shortcomings in the respective categories of use of science are marked by ×. Studies reporting negative effects are printed in italics. For detailed description, see “Analytical framework” and “Honeybees: The misuse of scientific information in the Opinion” sections