Library of Resources

Operation Ranch Hand: The Air Force and Herbicides in Southeast Asia, 1961-1971
Operation Ranch Hand: The Air Force and Herbicides in Southeast Asia, 1961-1971

By William Buckhingham (1982). This book is a model study of the process by which military policy was made in ... READ MORE

Veterans and Agent Orange
Veterans and Agent Orange

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2018. Veterans and Agent Orange: Update 11 (2018). ... READ MORE

Waiting for an Army to Die: The Tragedy of Agent Orange
Waiting for an Army to Die: The Tragedy of Agent Orange

By Fred Wilcox. "I died in Vietnam, but I didn’t even know it," said a young Vietnam vet on the Today Show one ... READ MORE

Trespass Against Us: Dow Chemical & The Toxic Century
Trespass Against Us: Dow Chemical & The Toxic Century

By Jack Doyle. A comprehensive overview of the company’s dirty deeds from Agent Orange / dioxin to Greenwashing. READ MORE

The Dioxin War: Truth and Lies About a Perfect Poison
The Dioxin War: Truth and Lies About a Perfect Poison

By Robert Allen. This is a book about Dioxin, one of the most poisonous chemicals known to humanity. READ MORE

From Enemies to Partners: Vietnam, the U.S. and Agent Orange
From Enemies to Partners: Vietnam, the U.S. and Agent Orange

"From Enemies to Partners: Vietnam, the U.S. and Agent Orange," by Le Ke Son and Charles Bailey. READ MORE

Dioxins and Health: Including Other Persistent Organic Pollutants and Endocrine Disruptors
Dioxins and Health: Including Other Persistent Organic Pollutants and Endocrine Disruptors

By Arnold Schecter. Dioxins and Health offers readers quick access to essential information about dioxins and ... READ MORE

Agent Orange in the Viet Nam War: History and Consequences
Agent Orange in the Viet Nam War: History and Consequences

by Prof. Dr. Le Cao Dai (published in Vietnam - not currently available) READ MORE

Agent Orange: History, Science, and the Politics of Uncertainty
Agent Orange: History, Science, and the Politics of Uncertainty

"Culture and Politics in the Cold War and Beyond" by Edwin Martini, University of Massachusetts Press; First edition READ MORE

The extent and patterns of usage of Agent Orange and other herbicides in Vietnam
The extent and patterns of usage of Agent Orange and other herbicides in Vietnam

Jeanne Mager Stellman, Steven D. Stellman, Richard Christian, Tracy Weber & Carrie Tomasallo. Nature, April 2003. READ MORE

Viet Nam: War’s Lasting Legacy
Viet Nam: War’s Lasting Legacy

A presentation by Phung Tuu Boi, Boi Center for Assistance in Nature Conservation and Community Development, ... READ MORE

Department of Veterans Affairs: Agent Orange Exposure
Department of Veterans Affairs: Agent Orange Exposure

If you served in Vietnam or in or near the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) during the Vietnam Era you may have had ... READ MORE

Where Tactical Herbicides Were Tested or Used Outside Vietnam
Where Tactical Herbicides Were Tested or Used Outside Vietnam

DoD list (2019) of Agent Orange testing locations outside of Vietnam. READ MORE

VA Herbicide Tests and Storage in the U.S.
VA Herbicide Tests and Storage in the U.S.

Agent Orange and other herbicides used in Vietnam were tested or stored elsewhere, including many military bases in READ MORE

EPA Dioxin Website
EPA Dioxin Website

Publications and resources for scientists. READ MORE

Dioxin Revisited: Developments Since the 1997 IARC Classification of Dioxin as a Human Carcinogen
Dioxin Revisited: Developments Since the 1997 IARC Classification of Dioxin as a Human Carcinogen

The epidemiologic and toxicologic evidence since the IARC (1997) classification of TCDD as a human carcinogen has ... READ MORE

Dioxins in Air Force Veterans
Dioxins in Air Force Veterans

PCDDs, PCDFs, AND PCBs IN THE SERUM OF 800 US AIR FORCE VETERANS IN 2002 Pavuk M1, Patterson DG Jr2, Turner WE2, ... READ MORE

Air Force Study
Air Force Study

MORTALITY IN US AIR FORCE VETERANS OF OPERATION RANCH HAND Pavuk M1, Ketchum NS2, and Fox KA3 Organohalogen ... READ MORE

Ecocidal Warfare Publications by A.H. Westing
Ecocidal Warfare Publications by A.H. Westing

Publications by Arthur H. Westing, Westing Associates. READ MORE

Ecocidal Warfare Publications by E.W. Pfeiffer
Ecocidal Warfare Publications by E.W. Pfeiffer

Publications by Egbert W. Pfeiffer, Westing Associates. READ MORE

Ecocidal Warfare Publications by A.W. Galston
Ecocidal Warfare Publications by A.W. Galston

Publications by Arthur W. Galston, Westing Associates. READ MORE

Agent Orange in Cambodia: The 1969 Defoliation in Kampong Cham
Agent Orange in Cambodia: The 1969 Defoliation in Kampong Cham

By Andrew Wells-Dang, PDF, Expanded Version. READ MORE

Agent Orange and the Environment: From Research to Remediation
Agent Orange and the Environment: From Research to Remediation

A presentation by Phung Tuu Boi, Boi Center for Assistance in Nature Conservation and Community Development, ... READ MORE

Monsanto Superfund Site, Nitro, West Virginia
Monsanto Superfund Site, Nitro, West Virginia

Hazardous Waste Cleanup: Solutia Nitro Site (Formerly: Flexsys, Solutia, Monsanto) in Nitro, West Virginia. READ MORE

Dow Chemical Superfund Site, Midland and the Tittabawassee River, MI
Dow Chemical Superfund Site, Midland and the Tittabawassee River, MI

Off-site contamination extends over 50 miles downstream through the Tittabawassee and Saginaw Rivers and into ... READ MORE

Dioxin Reservoirs in Southern Viet Nam: A Legacy of Agent Orange
Dioxin Reservoirs in Southern Viet Nam: A Legacy of Agent Orange

By Hatfield Consultants and members of the Ministry of Health, Vietnam. Chemosphere, 47. In the isolated Aluoi ... READ MORE

U.S. Agent Orange/Dioxin Assistance to Vietnam
U.S. Agent Orange/Dioxin Assistance to Vietnam

By the Congressional Research Service, May 2020 update. READ MORE

Hatfield Consultants Agent Orange Monitoring
Hatfield Consultants Agent Orange Monitoring

Hatfield has completed numerous assessments of Agent Orange, a dioxin-contaminated herbicide that was widely used ... READ MORE

Environmental Remediation at Da Nang Airport
Environmental Remediation at Da Nang Airport

The airports at Da Nang, Bien Hoa, and Phu Cat have been referred to as dioxin "hotspots" due to high dioxin ... READ MORE

Environmental Assessment of Dioxin Contamination at Bien Hoa Airbase
Environmental Assessment of Dioxin Contamination at Bien Hoa Airbase

Final environmental assessment by USAID, May 2016. READ MORE

Dow Chemical Co. v. Stephenson, 539 U. S. 111 (2003)
Dow Chemical Co. v. Stephenson, 539 U. S. 111 (2003)

In 1984, Dow Chemical Co. negotiated a settlement in a class action lawsuit filed by Vietnam War veterans who had ... READ MORE

Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin Class Action Complaint
Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin Class Action Complaint

Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin Class Action Complaint. READ MORE

Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange v. Dow Chemical Co.
Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange v. Dow Chemical Co.

In 2004, a complaint was filed on behalf of the Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange and several ... READ MORE

Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin v. Dow Chemical Co., No. 05-1953 (2d Cir. 2008)
Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin v. Dow Chemical Co., No. 05-1953 (2d Cir. 2008)

On February 22, 2008, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in New York dismissed a class action lawsuit READ MORE

Oral Argument Agent Orange Appeal (June 18, 2007)
Oral Argument Agent Orange Appeal (June 18, 2007)

The occasion of oral argument was held by the U.S Appellate Court of the Second Circuit, June 18th, 2007, to judge ... READ MORE

Argument in Reply Introduction Brief
Argument in Reply Introduction Brief

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Argument in Reply
Argument in Reply

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Proof Brief for Defendants-Appellees on the Government Contractor Defense
Proof Brief for Defendants-Appellees on the Government Contractor Defense

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Brief for Defendants-Appellees
Brief for Defendants-Appellees

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In re “AGENT ORANGE” Product Liability Litigation, MDL No. 381, No. 04-CV-400 (E.D.N.Y. Mar. 28, 2005)
In re “AGENT ORANGE” Product Liability Litigation, MDL No. 381, No. 04-CV-400 (E.D.N.Y. Mar. 28, 2005)

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Statement of Interest of the United States
Statement of Interest of the United States

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Transcript of February 28, 2005 Proceedings
Transcript of February 28, 2005 Proceedings

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Memorandum of Law in Opposition to Defendants’ Motion to Dismiss All Claims for Failure to State a Claim Under the Law of Nations
Memorandum of Law in Opposition to Defendants’ Motion to Dismiss All Claims for Failure to State a Claim Under the Law of Nations

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Memorandum of Law in Support of Defendants’ Motion to Dismiss the Claims for Injunctive Relief
Memorandum of Law in Support of Defendants’ Motion to Dismiss the Claims for Injunctive Relief

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Defendants’ Memorandum of Law in Support of Their Motion For Partial Summary Judgment
Defendants’ Memorandum of Law in Support of Their Motion For Partial Summary Judgment

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Transcript of Hearing Before the Honorable Jack B. Weinstein
Transcript of Hearing Before the Honorable Jack B. Weinstein

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Children of Vietnam Veterans Health Alliance (COVVHA)
Children of Vietnam Veterans Health Alliance (COVVHA)

Agent Orange Dioxin Survivors Uniting Internationally READ MORE

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