|From:||Lenny Siegel <LSiegel@cpeo.org>|
|Date:||Mon, 11 Jun 2012 18:22:29 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] HERBICIDES, GLOBAL: "Vietnam airport world's most dioxin contaminated place"|
Vietnam airport world's most dioxin contaminated place By Kim Cuong Thanh Nien News (Vietnam) May 18, 2012The Bien Hoa military airport in the southern province of Dong Nai has the world's highest Agent Orange/dioxin contamination level, a meeting heard Thursday.
The office of the national steering committee tasked with handling the consequences of toxic chemical used by the US during the Vietnam War (Office 33) reported at the meeting that the airport has more than ten hectares of heavily polluted soil.
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.thanhniennews.com/index/pages/20120518-vietnam-airport- world-most-dioxin-contaminated-place.aspx
-- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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