Category Archives: Industrial hazards

Dow should pay for the disposal of Bhopal toxic waste

Earlier this week, news emerged of plans to transfer 350 metric tonnes of toxic chemical waste from the former Union Carbide premises in Bhopal to Germany for incineration. On Monday 28th May, Additional Solicitor General for India, Gaurab Banerjee, told  India’s Supreme Court that “the Centre will bear the cost of disposal (approximately  9 million Euros) but will recover it from […]

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Fresh Concerns over Bhopal Toxic Waste Disposal

  Urgent warnings have been issued by experts in India following revelations that authorities plan to incinerate toxic waste from Bhopal in Mumbai Activists, doctors and environmental experts have suggested that the plans, proposed by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), could well lead to a “second disaster.” Electronic newspaper Mid Day quotes Satinath Sarangi, […]

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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.