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28 March 2017

Bhopal gas tragedy site has 336 tonnes of hazardous waste, says govt

Author: Hindustan Times

Around 336 tonnes of hazardous waste is lying in the premises of Union Carbide India Limited, the site of the infamous 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy, the government said...Environment minister Anil Madhav Dave, in a written reply in the Lok Sabha, said the...

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20 March 2017
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Author: Darío Aranda, Página 12 (Argentina)

“Un informe de las Naciones Unidas subraya el daño de los plaguicidas-El impacto de los agrotóxicos”, 20 de marzo de 2017...

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6 March 2017

Commentary: Intl. criminal court style mechanism necessary for holding companies accountable for human rights abuses, say academics

Author: Kamil Omoteso, Coventry University, & Hakeem Yusuf, University of Birmingham in Critical perspectives on international business

"Accountability of transnational corporations in the developing world: The case for an enforceable international mechanism", 2017...

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13 February 2017

USA: DuPont settles 3550 claims over illnesses linked to pollution for $671 million

Author: Arathy S Nair, Reuters (USA)

"DuPont settles lawsuits over Teflon-making chemical leak", 13 Feb 2017...

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16 January 2017
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Author: Red Todos los Derechos para Todos y Todas (Red TDT)

“Se mantiene suspensión de siembra de maíz transgénico vs impugnaciones de corporaciones”, 12 de Enero de 2017...

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21 December 2016

USA: New Jersey town sues DuPont for $1.1 billion alleging toxic waste pollution causes cancer

Author: Nick Rummel, Courthouse News Service (USA)

"Polluted New Jersey Town Sues DuPont for $1.1 Billion", 20 Dec 2016...

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9 December 2016

USA: Corporate Equality Index scores record number of companies full marks for having inclusive policies for LGBT workers

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2 December 2016

32 years after the Bhopal gas tragedy, govt apathy intensifies victims’ pain

Author: Mayank Agarwal & Sayantan Bera, Livemint

As many as 32 years after the world’s worst industrial disaster in Bhopal, the affected are yet to see any comprehensive assessment of contamination of the groundwater around the disaster site or efforts to clean it up...For the victims, the disaster...

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2 December 2016

India: Survivors & victims of 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy continue to await justice & fair compensation

On the night of 2–3 December 1984 methyl isocyanate (MIC) spilled out from Union Carbide India Ltd’s (UCIL’s) pesticide factory. Estimates on death toll vary, a government affidavit in 2006 stated that the leak caused 558,125 injuries, including 38...

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25 October 2016
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Author: Quentin Pilet, Le Courrier (Suisse)

« Mobilisation contre l’impunité des sociétés transnationales », 24 octobre 2016...

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