Dow Chemical Company’s Ownership of Union Carbide Corporation The Dow Chemical Company continues to maintain, at the heart of its defence, that it is not responsible for the acts of its wholly owned subsidiary the Union Carbide Corporation. Dow states that it is an entirely separate corporate entity to Union Carbide but that is not, […]
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Press Statement and letter to the Prime Minister from the five organizations working for the rights of the survivors of the Bhopal gas disaster August 02, 2014
Press Statement from the five organizations working for the rights of the survivors of the Bhopal gas disaster August 02, 2014 At a press conference today, five organizations working for the rights of the survivors of the Bhopal gas disaster called upon the state and central governments to urgently respond to the juridical issues concerning […]
Pressure building on Dow ( #DowChemical ) over Bhopal gas leak case THE HINDU reports: The Dow Chemical Company came under renewed pressure from human rights organisations this week as the date for its court appearance in Bhopal edged closer, to answer the court on why its wholly owned subsidiary, the Union Carbide Company (UCC), […]
Adbusters, a Canada based anti-consumerist, pro-environment not-for-profit, organization is running a simple online campaign to expose the dozen worst corporations. Dow Chemical is particularly good at keeping itself off of the radar and did not even make the original group of twelve corporations. But, we thought that we should change that and have now voted […]
Melanie Hadida will be talking about the Bhopal Medical Appeal and Women’s Activism in Bhopal at an interdisciplinary workshop held by the Centre for the Study of Women and Gender at Warwick University on Thursday the 12th of June 4.00 – 5630pm. Please see the flyer for more details.