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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BP, BhoPal, and the United States Department of Justice.

Union Carbide and Bhopal Within 72 hours of the toxic gas leak from Union Carbide’s factory in Bhopal, India, thousands had died and, to date, in excess of 25,000 people have prematurely perished. Water, contaminated with toxic chemicals recklessly dumped by the same factory, continues to poison thousands of families living in the area. A […]

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Petition: Help Get Justice for the Survivors of One of the World’s Worst Corporate Crimes!

On 15th May a White House petition proposed by the International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal goes live and you will find it here on our website. This photo shows Raj Gaur who is ten years old and suffers from severe cerebral palsy. Both of Raj’s parents have been exposed to contaminated water found in […]

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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.