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10 February 2019

India: Pregnant women are risking their lives to bring people tea

Author: Swati Gupta, CNN

"Pregnant women are risking their lives to bring people tea", 6 February 2019...

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29 January 2019

India: IIM Bangalore's response

Author: Dr. Devi Prasad Shetty, Chairman, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore

 28 January 2019 ...

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21 January 2019

Response from Unilever

Author: Prasad Pradhan, Hindustan Unilever Ltd

…The Indian Institute of Management Bangalore is an independent institution; any action taken by the institution against one of its faculty members, is their internal matter and it would not be appropriate for us to comment on this. ...

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20 January 2019

India: Hindustan Unilever Information Note on soil remediation at former thermometer factory in Kodaikanal

Author: Hindustan Unilever (HUL)

"Information Note: Soil remediation at our former thermometer factory in Kodaikanal, India", 5 December 2018...

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17 January 2019

India: Hindustan Unilever to proceed with mercury remediation plans at former factory site, activists oppose approved targets

Between August and November 2017, Hindustan Unilever Ltd. (HUL) conducted soil remediation trials at the site of its form thermometer factory in Kondaikanal, India. The trials were intended to address mercury contamination dating back to 2001. In Janu...

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17 January 2019

India: Civil society raises concerns over censure of IIM Bangalore professor in connection with statements about Hindustan Unilever’s environmental record

In October 2018, the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIM-B), a leading business university, issued a censure against Associate Professor Deepak Malghan, requesting that he retract a statement encouraging management to disinvite Hindustan Uni...

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15 January 2019

India: Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) failed to achieve even the ‘liberal’ 20 mg/kg mercury clean in Kodaikanal

Author: SV Krishna Chaitanya, The New Indian Express

"Unending fallout of defunct thermometer factory at Kodaikanal in Tamil Nadu", 17 January 2018...

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15 January 2019

India: Civil Society requests for reversal of censure

Author: Human Rights and Business Network India

"Civil Society requests for reversal of censure", 11 January 2019...

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15 January 2019

India: Mercury remediation level fixed for Hindustan Unilever factory in Kodaikanal

Author: T.K. Rohit, The Hindu, India

"Mercury remediation level fixed", 9 November 2018...

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15 January 2019

India: Remediation trials for Hindustan Unilever's Kodaikanal factory a failure, say activists

Author: T.K. Rohit, The Hindu, India

"Kodaikanal remediation trials a failure, say activists", 12 July 2018...

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