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The Vietnam War Toxin Now Lurking in US Food
Lingering long after the bombs stopped falling in Vietnam, the effects of Agent Orange continue to haunt Vietnamese people and American veterans of the war. Generations later, cancers, birth defects, deformities, and organ failure have all been attributed to exposure to the chemicals produced by Monsanto and Dow Chemical to defoliate Vietnamese jungles. Now Dow Chemical wants to increase the use of 2,4-D, a major component of Agent Orange, on American farmlands. Dow Chemical