Tag Archives: Environmental Protection Agency

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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Dow Chemical Wants Farmers to Keep Using Pesticide Linked to Autism and ADHD

Organophosphates are the basis of many nerve agents, which includes insecticides and herbicides, and the United States Environmental Protection Agency lists them as being very highly acutely toxic to bees, wildlife, and humans. Chlorpyrifos is a crystalline organophosphate, introduced in 1965 by Dow Chemical, and has been known by many tradenames including Dursban and Lorsban. […]

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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.