and jungles in large parts of southern Vietnam have been devastated and
They may never grow back and if they do, it will take 50
to 200 years to regenerate.
Animals that inhabited the forests and
jungles have become extinct.
The rivers and underground water have been
Erosion and desertification has changed the environment,
contributing to global warming
and the dislocation of crop and animal life.
Children are born without
brains, with deformed limbs and
Only 14 parts per trillion (PPT) of
dioxin in breast milk can
cause severe deformities in
fetuses and even
Up to 1450 PPT are found in breast milk in Vietnam.
government and the chemical companies knew that Agent Orange, when produced
rapidly at high temperatures, would contain large quantities of
Nevertheless, the chemical companies continued to produce it in
The US government and the chemical companies also knew
that the Bionetics Study, commissioned by the government in 1963, showed that
even low levels of dioxin
produced significant deformities in unborn offspring of laboratory animals.
They suppressed the study and
continued to spray Vietnam with Agent Orange.
It wasn't until the study
was leaked in 1969 that the spraying of Agent Orange was
"When we initiated the herbicide program in the 1960s we
were well aware of the potential for damage due to dioxin
contamination in the
herbicide. We were even aware that the military formulation had a higher dioxin
concentration than the civilian version, due to the lower cost and the speed of
manufacture. However, because the material was to be used on the enemy, none of
us were overly concerned." - Air Force scientist James Clary
Vietnamese victims of Agent Orange sued the chemical companies in federal
court, US District Judge Jack Weinstein dismissed the lawsuit, concluding that
Agent Orange did not constitute a poison weapon.
US soldiers who served
in Vietnam sued the chemical companies, including
Dow and Monsanto, that
manufactured and sold Agent Orange to the government, the case settled out of
court for $180 million.
US veterans then won a legislative victory for
compensation for exposure to Agent Orange.
They receive $1.52 billion
per year in benefits.
George Mizo served in the US Army in Vietnam in
George Mizo slept on contaminated ground and consumed food and
drink that were also contaminated.
George Mizo refused to serve after
he was wounded for the third time; he was court-martialed and sentenced to
2-1/2 years in prison and given a dishonorable discharge.
died from conditions related to his exposure to Agent Orange.
are absorbed primarily through dietary intake of fat, as this is where they
accumulate in animals and humans.
In humans, the highly chlorinated
dioxins are stored in fatty tissues and are neither readily metabolized nor
The estimated elimination half-life for highly chlorinated
dioxins (4-8 chlorine atoms)
in humans ranges from 7.8 to 132 years.
Exposure to high levels of
dioxins in humans causes a severe form of persistent acne, known as chloracne.
A case-control study has shown an elevated risk of sarcoma (a type of
cancer) associated with low-level exposure (4.2 fg/m3) to dioxins from
High levels of exposures to dioxins have been shown by
epidemiological studies to lead to an increased risk of tumors at all sites.
Other effects in people include:
in the enamel of children's teeth;
and peripheral nervous system pathology;
damage to the immune
studies have shown that exposure to dioxins changes
the ratio of male to female births
among a population such that more females are born than
Dioxins accumulate in food chains in a fashion similar to
other chlorinated compounds (bioaccumulation).
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