Category Archives: 32nd anniversary

ethecon on the way to Dow Chemical HQ

International Black Planet Award 2015 for Dow Chemical on its way to corporate HQ in Midland, Michigan. Today, 5th December Santosh Rohit, of AidIndia, with Sibylle Arians and Anabel Schnura of ethecon, travel to Dow Chemical’s corporate HQ in Midland, Michigan. They will present the International ethecon Black Planet Award 2015 to  board members Andrew […]

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Bhopal Survivors March and Burn Dow Chemical Logo

Today, in Bhopal, five gas disaster survivors’ organisations marched to the abandoned Union Carbide factory where a traditional burning of effigies took place. Press statement of the five organisations: Hundreds of survivors of the World’s worst industrial disaster on December 3, 1984 in Bhopal, India marched today in a rally from the city centre to […]

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Bhopal Disaster Survivors Torchlight Rally at 32nd Anniversary

Late in the evening, thirty-two years back, the world’s worst industrial disaster rumbled in to life as highly toxic MIC gas began spewing from tank E610 on Union Carbide’s dilapidated pesticide factory in the heart of a populous central Indian city, Bhopal. Within three days the trail of devastation saw as many as 8-10,000 having […]

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We believe Dow & DuPont must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.