Category Archives: Law

Dow Agro Sciences India Pvt Ltd Blacklisting for Bribery

  Dow Agro Sciences India Blacklisted, 2010, After Bribing Indian Officials US Background 1994 Dow Elanco agreed to discontinue what the New York attorney general characterized as deceptive claims in a Dursban brochure. 1995. The EPA fine Dow $876,000 for belatedly reporting 288 possible adverse reactions to chlorpyrifos (Dursban and Lorsban) 1995, An eight-figure settlement […]

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The Toxic Merger of Dow and DuPont

Update: 27 March 2017. EU gives ‘conditional approval’ to Dow DuPoint merger. While the proposed merger between Dow Chemical and DuPont remains stalled, under investigation by the EU on the grounds of ‘anti-trust’, other concerns have been raised not least those surrounding the apparent attempts, by both companies, to see the back of potentially vast […]

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A Marriage of Toxic Twins?

                The merger between Dow Chemical and DuPont is under investigation by the EU on ‘anti-trust’ grounds. The Bhopal Medical Appeal has written to the EU Competition Commissioner, Mrs.Margrethe Vestager, to explain why we believe the concealment of liabilities, pertaining to the toxic contamination legacies of the two […]

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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.