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PLEASE SIGN! Open Letter to DowDuPont. We Can’t let Them get Away With Bhopal.

Please sign and SHARE our open letter to the board of DowDuPont: CLICK Dow Chemical has now merged with DuPont, to create DowDuPont Inc, the world’s largest chemical company. This is despite concerns being raised over apparent attempts, by both companies, to conceal vast liabilities connected with their respective contamination legacies. After announcing the merger, […]

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Dow Apologist Resigns as Head of Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency

With somewhat more than a whiff of scandal, Scott Pruitt, the Donald Trump appointee as head of the US Environmental Protection, has finally been forced to resign. A politician described by the Washington Post as ‘easily the most corrupt senior official in the federal government’1, Pruitt managed to hold on to power against all the […]

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Yoga for Bhopal. Restorative Workshop, Sunday 8th July, Bath.

This Sunday, 8th July, restorative yoga workshop with Lois at Bath Iyengar Yoga Centre. Reserve a place by making a minimum £5 donation on the Just Giving page. Then drop Bath Iyengar Yoga an email in confirmation: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/bathiyengaryoga In honour of their guru Yogacharya BKS Iyengar’s Centenary in 2018, the Bath Iyengar Yoga Centre are […]

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Harsh Lessons in Occupational Health and Safety History: the Union Carbide Disaster

In the June 2018 issue of the Safety Institute of Australia’s publication ‘OHS Professional’ BMA’s Tim Edwards and Colin Toogood describe a litany of occupational health and safety transgressions from the earliest days of the Union Carbide plant in Bhopal; and how a complex series of interacting events including design defects, repeated failures, reduced staff […]

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Skydive for Bhopal

Saturday 16th June saw five of our more daring fundraisers take on an epic skydiving challenge. Not only were the intrepid bunch ready to face the challenge awaiting them, they elected to go a step further- jumping from 15,000ft instead of the expected 10k! Between the group they’ve already raised over £3000 and the donations […]

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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.