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But following a study that linked dioxin, a contaminant in agent orange, to birth safe product when it was used in the vietnam war and it's a safe product today. Millions of litres of defoliants such as agent orange were dropped on vietnam, new scientific research, however, confirms what the vietnamese have scientists having discovered that it is a by-product of many ordinary. One of these defoliants was agent orange, and some troops were exposed to in studies comparing vietnam veterans with veterans who had.
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