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“Dioxin” is the dirtiest of dirty words and this designation, like the chemical itself, does not degrade.
Unfortunately, the waste oil had a dioxin concentration 2,000 times higher than that in Agent Orange.
It is the connection of triclosan to dioxin that has appropriately raised the hackles of so many.
Yushchenko had been poisoned with dioxin during the campaign, most likely by allies of Moscow.
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A group of pollutants created as by-products in many industrial processes. Dioxins accumulate in human tissue and affect human metabolism. They are carcinogens. Eliminating dioxins is an important goal of environmental policy.