The Role Of Agent Orange In The Vietnam War

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Vietnam War proved to be unfriendly to the America’s environment just like the previous World Wars. During this time, America was finding it difficult to kill the Vietnamese soldiers. Vietnam is a region full of forests and the Vietnamese used forests as a cover. America decided to use chemicals to destroy these forests. Operation Ranch Hand was done by Americans to harm these forests. The mission was to drop chemicals like herbicides on the forests. American efforts to hurt the Vietnamese caused a serious environmental damage in Vietnam which even to this day is not resolved. Agent Orange was one of these herbicides. Some facilities in America had the job of creating this chemical. During the production of this chemical, Agent Orange started

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