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Monsanto, Illinois

Monsanto was a village in St. Clair County, Illinois. The village, incorporated in 1926 to provide favorable accommodations for the Monsanto Chemical Company, was later renamed Sauget. Today, the village has a population of about 250 in a 4.4 square mile area, and is primarily industrial.

Monsanto, Illinois' unusual status as an industrial location makes exposure to asbestos, and the attendant risk of asbestos cancer, an ongoing concern for local workers. Asbestos-containing materials were widely used in construction and industrial applications during the first half of the 20th century. If you were exposed to asbestos in Monsanto, you may benefit from seeking the advice of an asbestos attorney.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Monsanto

The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance has compiled information obtained from a number of sources to identify the following jobsites in Monsanto where asbestos exposure was known to have occurred. These sites are listed below.

  • American Zinc Company of Illinois
  • American Zinc Lead & Smelt
  • Krummick Plant
  • Monsanto Chemical Company
  • Plant B
  • Power Operating Company
  • Sterling Steel Castings
  • Village of Monsanto
  • W. G. Krummrich Plant
  • William G. Krummrich Plant

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Monsanto, Illinois

Don’t lose your rights! If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos in Illinois, you may be entitled to compensation. You may have limited time to file a claim. If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma and have a pathology report in hand to support that diagnosis, you are eligible for financial assistance.

Asbestos Related News in Illinois

Pillsbury Mills Plant Partner Faces Indictment For Improper Asbestos Removal

A partner who helped with the demolition of the former Pillsbury Mills plant is facing federal indictment for improper asbestos removal.

Over 200 Chicago Public Schools Face The Threat of Asbestos

About 200 Chicago Public Schools face the threat of asbestos health hazards inside their buildings.

Asbestos Exposure Across the U.S.

Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Blog

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January 18, 2017
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Spring 2017 Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship Winner Somer Greene

“We are happy to announce the winner of the Spring 2017 Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship: Somer Greene.Somer is a survivor of Hereditary Gastric Carcinoma, which is a form of stomach cancer that is passed along genetically through a mutation of the CDH1 gene. While not everyone with the mutation develops cancer, those who have it also might have a higher chance of developing the disease.”