Category Archives: Dow Chemical & DowDuPont

Dow’s ‘Dioxin Lawyer’ is Trump’s Choice to Run Superfund Contaminated Sites Programme

In the growing scandal of the Dow Chemical Company’s insidious creep along the corridors of power at the heart of the United States establishment, the lawyer who once described himself as ‘the company’s dioxin lawyer’ and who led negotiations with the Environmental Protection Agency (E.P.A.) over Dow’s contamination of the Tittabawasee River in Midland, Michigan, […]

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IITR Confirms 42 Colonies Now Affected by Contaminated Water Crisis

The Indian Institute of Toxicology Research (IITR) has now submitted its latest report, regarding the contamination of groundwater in Bhopal communities, to the apex committee of the Supreme Court. The report confirms excessive levels of nitrate, chloride and heavy metals in 20 further colonies, bringing to 42 the number with groundwater contaminated by chemicals believed […]

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Powerful Short Speech on Behalf of Rasheeda Bi Read at DowDuPont AGM

Statement read on behalf of Rasheeda Bi, former winner of the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize and founder of the Chingari Trust Rehabilitation Centre, at AGM in support of shareholder resolutions calling on DowDuPont to face up to its liabilities in Bhopal. Rasheeda’s statement makes plain the difficulties facing DowDuPont if it does not do the […]

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Investors and Disaster Survivors Call on DowDuPont to Face up to Bhopal Responsibilities at AGM

On Wednesday, April 25th, at the inaugural AGM of DowDuPont Inc, the world’s largest chemical corporation, recently formed with the merger of Dow Chemical and DuPont, shareholders were asked to vote on three resolutions referencing the Bhopal Disaster. Each resolution expresses the concern of shareholders’ that the management of Dow Chemical has failed to handle […]

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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.