Category Archives: Law

‘Marketer of Fantasy’ President-Elect Chooses Under Fire Australian to head American Manufacturing Council

With an incredible slap on the face for the survivors of the Bhopal Disaster, controversial Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris has been appointed head of the American Manufacturing Council at a rally in Michigan. Dow has a notorious reputation for running rough-shod over rules and regulations in the countries within which it chooses to do […]

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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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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.