Agent Orange Clean Up

Vet aims to clean up bombs in Vietnam

AirForceTimes.com | Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:42:28 -0700

The tragic legacy of Agent Orange is also receding, he said. In about 10 years, the United States poured out an estimated 20 million gallons of the Agent Orange and other toxic defoliants on to Vietnamese forests and fields, defoliating an estimated 20 ...

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Christie and Dems shortchange the Passaic River: Moran

The Star-Ledger | Sun, 21 Sep 2014 06:07:30 -0700

As for the Passaic itself, the good news is that the cleanup effort is on track. That part of the ... The biggest offender was Diamond Shamrock, a company that made Agent Orange during the Vietnam War at its Newark plant on the banks of the river. If ...

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Occidental in $190 million settlement to clean up New Jersey river

Reuters | Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:03:45 -0700

... which dumped cancer-causing dioxin into the river during the manufacturing of the Vietnam War-era defoliant Agent Orange. Several companies associated with the former Diamond Shamrock site were named in the lawsuit aimed at cleaning up the river ...

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$190M proposed deal for Passaic River cleanup

The Trentonian | Tue, 16 Sep 2014 04:26:15 -0700

Diamond Shamrock manufactured pesticides and herbicides along the river from the 1940s through the 1960s, including the defoliant Agent Orange that was used during the Vietnam War. The state says the river's sediment contains dioxin, PCBs and mercury ...

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