Roundup, a very popular weed killer, has been linked to Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma in people who not only use it industrially but also in those who use it around the house. If you have been diagnosed with Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma and have been exposed to Roundup (skin contact), you should call the St. Louis Personal Injury law firm Holland Injury Law today (314-888-7888). We represent hundreds of people from around the country who have chosen to bring their claims where Monsanto is headquartered.
Monsanto introduced Roundup four decades ago and promised consumers it was entirely biodegradable, safe for pets and children, and not as dangerous as common table salt.
Internal emails produced during litigation have revealed that Monsanto was well aware of the cancer risks and took steps to influence researchers to write articles favorable to Monsanto. Further, Monsanto allegedly attempted to influence federal regulatory agencies in an attempt to poison the scientific well.
The debate over Roundup safety began with an International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) report that the main ingredient in Roundup is ” probably a human carcinogen.” Scientists have found that the particular makeup of Roundup allows the glyphosate to penetrate the skin and deliver it directly into the bloodstream.
A close inspection of the Roundup packaging reveals that Monsanto has failed to warn consumers of the increased