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12 December 2019

Bangladesh: At least 12 workers killed & more injured after fire breaks out in plastic factory

Author: The Daily Star

"Death toll from Keraniganj factory fire reaches 12", 12 December 2019...

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5 December 2019

USA: Formosa Plastics settles waterways pollution lawsuit for $50 million

Author: Kiah Collier, Texas Tribune (USA)

"Retired Texas shrimper wins record settlement from plastics giant", 4 Dec 2019...

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17 December 2018

UN Special Rapporteur on human rights defenders' global survey highlights role of cos. in attacks in several countries

Author: Michel Forst, UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Defenders (Switzerland)

"World report on the situation of human rights defenders", 17 Dec 2017...

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11 September 2018
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Author: O Globo/New York Times (Brazil/US)

"Lego busca alternativas ao plástico, apostando em materiais biodegradáveis-Empresa dinamarquesa pretende substituir o material proveniente do petróleo por fibras vegetais ou garrafas recicladas", 10 de setembro de 2018...

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12 August 2018

Philippines: Local groups demand companies to pay for pollution caused by plastics

Author: Bong S. Sarmiento, Asia Times

"Western-made plastic trash is killing Asia's oceans", 12 August 2018...

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30 April 2018

Vietnam: Fourteen-year jail term of activist against Formosa Plastics waste spill upheld on appeal

Author: Radio Free Asia

"Vietnamese Environmental Activist's Sentence Upheld on Appeal", 24 April 2018...

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1 March 2018
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Author: Anne Waak, Frankfurter Allgemeine

"Schrott & Korn", 23 Februar 2018...

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12 February 2018

Vietnam: Formosa activist faces 14-year imprisonment for documenting Formosa chemical spill

Author: Mongabay

"Vietnamese activist gets 14-year sentence for documenting chemical spill", 08 February 2018...

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4 December 2017

Vietnam: EU, rights groups score Vietnamese court’s ruling confirming ten-year prison on blogger ‘Mother Mushroom’ following criticism against govt.’s response on Formosa Plastic’s toxic waste spill

Author: Radio Free Asia

"EU, Rights Groups Call on Vietnam to Release Blogger 'Mother Mushroom'", 1 December 2017...

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28 November 2017

Vietnam court sentences blogger activist Nguyen Van Hoa to seven years in prison for producing videos, photos & articles about Formosa Plastic Group’s release of toxic chemicals

Author: Radio Free Asia

"Vietnam Jails Activist Blogger For Seven Years Over Formosa Protests", 27 November 2017...

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