Category Archives: Law

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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Deepwater Horizon vs Bhopal

‘Deepwater Horizon’, released on 30th September, is an action packed, rip-roaring Hollywood disaster movie featuring an all-star cast of Mark Wahlberg, John Malkovich, Kate Hudson, Gina Rodriguez and Kurt Russel. It’s based on the story of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill disaster of the same name and has opened to decent reviews on […]

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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.