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Bhopal Survivors March and Burn Dow Chemical Logo

Today, in Bhopal, five gas disaster survivors’ organisations marched to the abandoned Union Carbide factory where a traditional burning of effigies took place. Press statement of the five organisations: Hundreds of survivors of the World’s worst industrial disaster on December 3, 1984 in Bhopal, India marched today in a rally from the city centre to […]

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Andrew Livers- 'Deliveris'

Dow CEO wins lifetime achievement award- day after Bhopal Disaster 30th Anniversary

“Well done Mr.Liveris your Mum must be very proud.” Can you imagine how thick Mr.Liveris skin must be? One day after the 30th anniversary of the Bhopal Disaster, he proudly accepts a ‘lifetime achievement’ award from a chemical industry ‘slap itself on the back’ organisation in New York. Yes the ‘Chemical Marketing and Economics Group’ […]

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Pilgrimage to Bhopal- Samuel’s blog

Late in the night of 2 December 1984 poor safety measures led to the release of 27 tonnes of methyl isocyanate (MIC) gas from a pesticide plant owned by Union Carbide India Limited in the city of Bhopal, India. The poisonous gas went on to kill 25,000 people in the minutes, days, months and years […]

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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.