Monsanto’s Roundup is the most widely-used herbicide in the United States. Roundup’s main ingredient is Glyphosate. Roundup and Glyphosate is widely used to control broadleaf weeds and grasses in places such as
Recent medical literature identifies a link between exposure to Roundup (Glyphosate) and Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma as well as other serious injuries. In the recent literature, the exposure is as simple as dermal (skin) or inhalation (breathing) in the Roundup (Glyphosate). In 2014, Dr. Marion Copley, a 30-year Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) scientist in the Health Effects Division, reported to the EPA fourteen effects of that glyphosate, all of which explain an increased risk in developing lymphoma. She recommended that the EPA reclassify this herbicide as a “probable human carcinogen.” Then in March 2015, the World Health Organization declared glyphosate as “probably carcinogenic to humans.” In 2017, California added Roundup’s Glyphosate to the list of chemicals which can cause cancer.
The toxic exposure of Roundup places farm workers and landscapers at a high risk for developing Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Exposure at the home, such as gardening, driveways, and yard maintenance can also be a contributing factor.
If you or a loved one was hurt by exposure to Roundup, or another type of toxic exposure, you may have a claim for damages.
Manufacturers may be held responsible for paying:
An experienced attorney at Burnett Law Firm can help you gather evidence and consult with experts who can testify about how the toxic exposure affected you.
Our toxic tort attorneys bring both resources and experience to the table. We have represented clients in many different types of claims arising from exposure to toxins. Our attorneys have worked tirelessly throughout their careers to fight for the rights of injured people like you.
If you or a loved one has experienced complications from Roundup or other toxic exposure, call us at 832-413-4410 or contact us online today to learn how we can help you get the compensation you deserve. There is no charge for the consultation, and you owe us no attorney’s fees unless we are successful in securing compensation for you.