The attorneys are investigating claims that Roundup Weed Killer, created by the company Monsanto, contains harmful chemicals that can cause cancer to those who get exposed to it.
If you have been exposed to Roundup Weed Killer and, as a result, have developed lymphatic cancer within the last decade, you may be able to participate in a lawsuit to receive compensation for your suffering.
Monsanto’s Roundup Weed Killer is one of the most popular weedkillers in the world, because it kills pests with minimal damage to crops and the environment. It is sprayed on entire fields to kill weeds that would prevent crops from thriving. Roundup Cancer Lawyers Represents Persons Harmed by Monsanto Roundup, so you can consult them for any legal advice.
Roundup is also used by landscapers, nursery workers, as well as by homeowners on their home gardens and yards to eliminate common weeds. Because of Monsanto’s advertising campaign, it was widely considered one of the safest herbicides, until new research emerged from the International Agency for Research on Cancer linking it to several types of blood cancer.
The main ingredient in Roundup Weed Killer is glyphosate. IARC announced that glyphosate is “probably carcinogenic to humans” in 2015. Several farmers, landscapers and home users who have developed non-Hodgkin lymphoma have stood forward with their suspicions that the cancer was caused by exposure to Roundup Weed Killer. Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is a cancer that results in the body producing too many abnormal lymphocytes, a type of white blood cell.