Tag Archives: Corporate Veil

The Dow Carbide Corporate Veil

The International Campaign for Bhopal Petition, which we are currently helping support, explains that the US Government successfully held BP to account, for its role on the Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, whilst simultaneously sheltering the Dow Chemical Company from the clutches of the Indian courts. Since December 1st 1987, Union Carbide […]

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Beyond Belief

Dow has been dealing with tough questions ever since the takeover of Union Carbide. However, few are aware that Union Carbide’s gassing of the Indian city of Bhopal was first a criminal justice issue, or that it remains so today. On December 3, 1984[i], less than 24 hours after the onset of the Bhopal disaster, […]

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#DowChemical to face civil & criminal cases over Bhopal

Dow Chemical to face civil  & criminal cases over Bhopal ‘Curative Petition’, Indian Supreme Court on August 5th & Bhopal Chief Judicial Magistrate, in Criminal Case, 12th November. US chemical giant Dow Chemical faces a ‘curative petition’ in the Supreme Court, New Delhi, on Tuesday 5th August. This curative petition is designed to address inadequacies […]

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Anger in India as leaked documents reveal that fugitive Union Carbide continues to trade

Anger in India as leaked documents reveal that fugitive Union Carbide continues to trade Leaked documents and company emails between the management of the Dow Chemical company allegedly reveal that the American corporation is knowingly and willfully engaged in the sale of products produced by it’s wholly owned subsidiary, the Union Carbide Corporation (UCC). Since […]

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We believe Dow 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.