Topics - Health Issues -
Miscellaneous Chemicals

Close this window

Page Contents

  • Third Brigade, 2nd Division Area, Korea

Third Brigade, 2nd Division Area, Korea

Chemicals used:

  • Hyvar XWS
  • tandex
  • Yrox B
  • Yrox oil
  • concentrate (liquids)
  • bromacil
  • tandex
  • Urox 22 (solids)

In 1968, chemicals were sent from the Plant Sciences Lab, Ft. Detrick, Maryland, to the Republic of Korea for the purpose of testing their effectiveness in the control of vegetation.

Source: Gary D. Moore, 5161 Howard Road, Smiths Creek, MI 48074-2023

Close this window

2002-2016 Korean War Educator. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use of material is prohibited.

- Contact Webmaster with questions or comments related to web site layout.
- Contact Lynnita for Korean War questions or similar informational issues.
- Website address:

Hit Counter