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7 November 2006

Tyson Settles Discrimination Lawsuit, Will Pay $871,000 [USA]

Author: Lance Turner, ArkansasBusiness.com [USA]

Tyson Foods...said Tuesday that it had settled a discrimination lawsuit filed by workers at the company's Ashland, Ala., poultry plant. The country's largest meat processing company said...that it will pay $871,000 collectively to 13 plaintiffs. The...

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23 June 2006

Tyson wins 'donning and doffing' case brought by workers [USA]

Author: Food Production Daily

A federal jury in Philadelphia has ruled in favor of Tyson Foods this week in a wage dispute brought to court by workers against one of the company’s poultry processing plants, bringing some hope to companies caught up in "donning and doffing" cases ...

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1 June 2006

USA: 2005-6 "State of the Workplace for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Americans" - 86% of Fortune 500 companies now prohibit sexual orientation discrimination

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1 June 2006

[PDF] full report: "The State of the Workplace for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Americans 2005-2006"

Author: Human Rights Campaign

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24 May 2006

Response by Tyson: "Toxic 100" list of corporate air polluters, prepared by Univ. of Massachusetts research institute (PERI): Tyson in top 10 (but likely to be eliminated): [Note: Statement provided by PERI said that Tyson is to submit revised data...

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23 May 2006

[DOC] Political Economy Research Institute note on revised data from Tyson Foods

Author: Political Economy Research Institute (PERI), Univ. of Massachusetts [USA]

A Tyson representative stated that Tyson made overreporting errors in its initial submission to EPA regarding 2002 releases and that Tyson has submitted revised reports to EPA. The expected revision, which has not yet been implemented by EPA, will...

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11 May 2006

Top Corporate Air Polluters Named [USA]

Author: Political Economy Research Institute (PERI), Univ. of Massachusetts [USA]

Researchers at the Political Economy Research Institute (PERI) at the University of Massachusetts today released the Toxic 100, an updated list of the top corporate air polluters... James K. Boyce, director of PERI's environment program [said] "We...

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11 May 2006

[full list] The Toxic 100: Top Corporate Air Polluters in the United States

Author: Political Economy Research Institute (PERI), Univ. of Massachusetts [USA]

1. E. I. Du Pont de Nemours [DuPont], 2. United States Steel , 3. ConocoPhillips, 4. General Electric , 5. Eastman Kodak, 6. Exxon Mobil, 7. Ford , 8. Tyson Foods, 9. Alcoa, 10. Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), 11. Dow Chemical, 12. Eastman Chemical, 13....

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8 May 2006

EPA Honors Tyson Foods for Environmental Excellence; Noel, Missouri, Complex Receives Award [USA]

Author: Tyson Foods

The U.S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has honored a Tyson Foods plant for environmental excellence, company officials reported today. Tyson’s Noel, Missouri, poultry complex...earned the award for its water conservation and waste recovery...

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1 May 2006

US "Toxic 100" list by Political Economy Research Institute (PERI) & company responses

Author: compiled by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

In May 2006, the Political Economy Research Institute (PERI) at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst (USA) issued an updated version of its "Toxic 100" list of the "top corporate air polluters" in the USA. The Business & Human Rights Resource...

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