Contaminant cause

Agent orange

Agent Orange—or Herbicide Orange (HO)—is one of the herbicides and defoliants used by the U.S. military as part of its herbicidal warfare program, Operation Ranch Hand, during the Vietnam War from 1961 to 1971. It was a mixture of equal parts of two herbicides, 2,4,5-T and 2,4-D.

Risk Factor
0 effects
Measured in mL

Related to Agent orange

Agent orange Health Risks


Congenital Anomaly Maternity outcome

Strong Increase

Evidence: High

1 study