Category Archives: Union Carbide

Bhopal Disaster Survivors Torchlight Rally at 32nd Anniversary

Late in the evening, thirty-two years back, the world’s worst industrial disaster rumbled in to life as highly toxic MIC gas began spewing from tank E610 on Union Carbide’s dilapidated pesticide factory in the heart of a populous central Indian city, Bhopal. Within three days the trail of devastation saw as many as 8-10,000 having […]

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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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Dr John Hurst, Senior Lecturer, Honorary Consultant, UCL Medical School / Royal Free Hampstead NHS, London