Glyphosate in Drinking Water

Graham White made this Freedom of Information request to Scottish Water

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Dear Scottish Water,
Can you confirm whether you are required to test for Glyphosate herbicide in:

surface water
stream and river water
drinking water

Can you also give details of any test results for the presence of Glyphosate that have been derived from analysis of Scottish drinking water.

Yours faithfully,

Graham White

FOI, Scottish Water

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Dear Mr White,

Thank you for your request for information which we processed under the
Environmental Information (Scotland) Regulations 2004 (EIRS) under the
exemption contained in section 39(2) of the Freedom of Information
(Scotland) Act 2002.

I can confirm that we do not test for glyphosate.

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Yours sincerely,

Richard Duncan
FOI Analyst
Customer Experience Reporting

E-mail: [email address]

Scottish Water
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