Millennium Chemicals (part of Cristal)
Millennium Chemicals was part of Lyondell until its acquisition by Cristal (also known as National Titanium Dioxide, a joint venture of Tasnee [National Industrialization Company] and Gulf Investment Corporation [GIC]) in May 2007.
Author: Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER)
[companies mentioned include Anderson Columbia, Florida Coastal Tires, Jefferson Smurfit, Millenium Specialty Chemicals, Perry Lumber, Price Brothers, Dupont Maxville]
Author: United Steelworkers
DuPont entrenches itself and resists taking responsibility for current and past trespasses, which continues to put citizens, the environment, and most of all, workers at risk. DuPont’s safety program blames the worker for on-the-job hazards and its...
[PDF] full report: "Toxic Pollution and Health: An Analysis of Toxic Chemicals Released in Communities across the United States"
Author: Colorado Public Interest Research Group (CoPIRG)
Industries across the United States pump billions of pounds of toxic chemicals into our air, land, and water each year, many of which can cause cancer and other severe health effects. [This report is based on the Toxics Release Inventory (TRI)...
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