Bai Cao Ku is an effective herbicide containing nearly 50% paraquat dichloride. Paraquat is a highly toxic chemical that even in the smallest amount can be fatal. Only those who have been certified by the Environmental Protection Agency can apply any products containing paraquat, such at Bai Cao Ku. When using these products, the certified applicator must wear the following safety equipment:
It is not permitted under federal law to use Bai Cao Ku or any other products containing paraquat on playgrounds, recreational parks, golf courses, sports fields or schools because it is extremely toxic.
Those who have been exposed to paraquat via Bai Cao Ku or any other product are at a 250% higher risk of developing Parkinson’s disease. If you or a loved one has a history of working with or around Bai Cao Ku or any other product containing paraquat and has developed Parkinson’s disease, please contact our firm. If you are experiencing symptoms such as slow movement, tremors in the hands, legs, jaw, or head, stiff limbs, or impaired balance and coordination, seek medical attention immediately. A second or third opinion is frequently required because Parkinson’s disease is often misdiagnosed.
At this time, it is not. Because of the varying degree of injury from client to client, we do not intend on filing a class action suit at this time.
Our legal team is here to help you or your loved one obtain the financial compensation you deserve. If you have been exposed to paraquat via Bai Cao Ku or any other product, contact our firm today to see what options are available to you.
To find out more, visit our Paraquat Attorneys page.