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Toxic byproducts of Agent Orange continue to pollute Vietnam environment, researchers say

Toxic byproducts of Agent Orange are polluting the environment in Vietnam, including its food supply, 50 years later.  During the Vietnam War, U.S. aircraft sprayed more than 20 million gallons of herbicides – including Agent Orange – on the country's forests, crops and wetlands. Agent Orange contains a byproduct called dioxin TCDD, which can remain in the environment for decades or even centuries.  Read more...



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