|Agent orange being sprayed over Vietnam 1970|
|An aerial view of the Ivon Watkins Dow factory|
and land that is now adjacent housing subdivision,
taken in 1967 from company's annual report
And what did the chemical cocktail include?
L to R: Earle Barnes, DOW USA director
of corporate manufacturing Herbert Doan
, DOW USA President and Dan Watkins,
IWD managing director. Doan and Barnes
certainly knew how deadly their chemicals
were. Watkins probably knew
. . . Time, and a realisation that the chemical was more deadly than he or his colleagues at IWD realised, have changed his opinion. "It is time for the truth to emerge. Something needs to be done," he says.
Vietnam Veterans Association chief, John Moller, says . . .
The Chemical plant as it is today. The Factory had been extended towards the town.
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