Herbicides are losing the war — and agriculture might never be the same again.
America has never taken responsibility for spraying Agent Orange over the neutral country during the Vietnam War. But generations of ethnic minorities have endured the consequences.
An agreement for the weedkiller’s maker to pay more than $10 billion to end litigation may not get court approval.
Bayer faced tens of thousands of claims linking the weedkiller to cases of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Some of the money is set aside for future cases.