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22 March 2019

China: 47 dead after explosion at chemical plant with 'dismal' safety record

Author: Sky News

"Nearly 50 dead after explosion at China chemical plant", 22 March 2019...

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20 March 2019
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Author: El Espectador (Colombia)

“Bayer se hunde en bolsa tras nueva derrota judicial de su herbicida a base de glifosato” – 20 de marzo de 2019...

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20 March 2019

USA: Washington State’s Attorney General launches lawsuit against 3 opioids distributors over alleged negligence for not suspending & reporting suspicious orders from pharmacies

Author: Nina Shapiro, Seattle Times (USA)

"Ferguson continues fight against companies profiting from opioids with lawsuit against distributors", 12 Mar 2019...

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19 March 2019
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Author: Teresa Wright, La Presse canadienne

« Travailleurs étrangers: des mesures pour protéger les migrants temporaires », 17 mars 2019...

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18 March 2019

USA: California jury awards $29 million to woman claiming Johnson & Johnson’s talcum-powder-based products caused her cancer

Author: Reuters

"Woman awarded $29m in damages in Johnson & Johnson cancer case", 14 Mar 2019...

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17 March 2019
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Author: Kaosenlared

“Precarización laboral y discriminación: La realidad de la industria del salmón en Chile”, 17 de marzo de 2019...

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17 March 2019

So. Africa: Union threatens to shut down operations at ArcelorMittal mine due to alleged poor working conditions; company comments

Author: Dineo Faku; The Business Report (South Africa) 13 March 2019

“Numsa to lead an indefinite shutdown of ArcelorMittal”...

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15 March 2019
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Author: El Espectador

“En Colombia varias bebidas tienen más azúcar que lo que dice el etiquetado” – 15 de marzo de 2019...

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14 March 2019
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Author: Marianne Rey, L'Express (France)

« La discrimination au travail, un fléau toujours présent », 13 mars 2019...

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13 March 2019
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Author: Hara Flaeschen e Vilma Reis, Rede Brasil Atual (Brazil)

"No Mato Grosso "chove" agrotóxicos, apontam pesquisadores", 25 de fevereiro de 2019...

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