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Dow Chemical

Dow Must Attend Criminal Case Hearing in Bhopal

The Dow Chemical Company must respond to court summons (show cause notice) tomorrow, Saturday 19th December, and attend the district court in Bhopal in relation to criminal charges pertaining to the 1984 Bhopal Gas Disaster which remain outstanding against its wholly-owned subsidiary the Union carbide Corporation (UCC). Dow has ignored three previous, consecutive criminal court […]

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We All Live In Bhopal

 #WeAllLiveInBhopal In a world in which corporations design economic policies, ravage the environment, make or break governments and operate with impunity, we are all potential or actual victims of corporate negligence and wrongdoing. #WeAllLiveInBhopal Actors, Survivors, Politicians, Activists and Supporters from all around the world have been sending their messages of support over the 30th […]

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Poll backs calls for Union Carbide to face court over Bhopal Disaster

New poll results published today show clear public support, in both India and the USA, for US corporation Union Carbide to face an Indian court over the Bhopal gas leak disaster which left more than 20,000 people dead and poisoned more than half a million in 1984. From Amnesty International. http://www.amnesty.org/en/news/new-poll-backs-calls-us-corporation-face-court-over-bhopal-disaster-2014-12-01 “This poll shows that […]

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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.