Category Archives: Water Contamination

UNEP Offers Contamination Assessment of Bhopal Disaster Site to Government of India

In a significant development for the Bhopal Disaster case, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has offered to undertake a full evaluation of the spread of toxic waste at the derelict Union Carbide factory in Bhopal. A full contamination assessment has never been made and toxic waste abandoned in and around the factory site continues to […]

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Dow Chemical Blocks Shareholder Enquiry into Bhopal on 30th Anniversary of Disaster.

Amnesty International reports: (WASHINGTON, D.C.) – As we near the 30th anniversary of the devastating gas leak from the Union Carbide plant in Bhopal, The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) is still choosing to ignore the toxic legacy of the disaster. In stark contrast, survivors and residents of Bhopal have no choice but to live with […]

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Opinion & Debate

‘Beyond Belief.’ How Dow Chemical/ Union Carbide continue to evade criminal charges using the corporate veil. ‘Bhopal Disaster: Still Waiting for the Clean Up.’ Report published on the eve of the 24th anniversary of the Bhopal Disaster bemoans the lack of effective clean-up action. Now, after contaminating all around it for over thirty years, the […]

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"As an example of a holistic, environmentally-sound, community-focused and patient-centred approach to healthcare, the Sambhavna Clinic is way ahead of anything I have ever visited or worked in, anywhere in the world."

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