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The Hindu
Bhopal victims appeal to U.S. court againof water pollution at site of the 1984 Bhopal poison gas disaster sought to kee
Bhopal victims appeal to U.S. court again
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
of water pollution at site of the 1984 Bhopal poison gas disaster sought to keep alive their U.S. lawsuit against Union Carbide Company (UCC) when they filed, this week, arguments with the U.S Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit that... Read more
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The Columbian
Depleted uranium at Wah Chang led to decades of health woesto a report by the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Wah Ch
Depleted uranium at Wah Chang led to decades of health woes
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
to a report by the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Wah Chang was subcontracted by Union Carbide Corp. to melt uranium-bearing material in 1971 and 1972. Described as depleted uranium, the material came from... Read more
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Business Insider
Lab-grown diamonds are about to be everywhereGE wasn't the only one on the synthetic scene. In 1952, a scientist named Willi
Lab-grown diamonds are about to be everywhere
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
GE wasn't the only one on the synthetic scene. In 1952, a scientist named William Eversole, who was working for the Union Carbide Corporation, a Texas-based chemical company, also created lab-grown diamonds by employing a method called... Read more
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The Hindu
Dow vs Bhopal rap video brings gas tragedy back into limelightanother rap video demanding that Dow Chemicals be made accountable for the 1984
Dow vs Bhopal rap video brings gas tragedy back into limelight
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
another rap video demanding that Dow Chemicals be made accountable for the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy. Dow Chemicals brought Union Carbide, which ran the plant that was the site of the disaster, in 2001. The video was put together within a week,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Petition urges US govt to hold Dow accountable for Bhopal gas tragedyhave emailed a petition with over 1 lakh signatories to the US White House to m
Petition urges US govt to hold Dow accountable for Bhopal gas tragedy
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
have emailed a petition with over 1 lakh signatories to the US White House to mount pressure on Dow Chemicals, owner of Union Carbide Corporation, to appear before a local court next month. “We have collected 1.18 lakh signatures to the... Read more
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New Kerala
Bhopal gas survivor organisations ask PM for harsher punishment against Dow Chemical - newkerala.com #76742Bhopal, June 14 : Leaders of five organisations of survivors of the Union Carbi
Bhopal gas survivor organisations ask PM for harsher punishment against Dow Chemical - newkerala.com #76742
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Bhopal, June 14 : Leaders of five organisations of survivors of the Union Carbide disaster in Bhopal Tuesday announced the successful completion of the petition to the US Whitehouse in the matter of the criminal case on the disaster. The leaders are... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bhopal gas tragedy: Plea urges US government to make Dow Chemical appear before courthave emailed a petition with over 1 lakh signatories to the US White House to m
Bhopal gas tragedy: Plea urges US government to make Dow Chemical appear before court
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
have emailed a petition with over 1 lakh signatories to the US White House to mount pressure on Dow Chemical-US, owner of Union Carbide Corporation (UCC) to appear before a local court next month. "We have collected 1.18 lakh signatures to the... Read more
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New Kerala
Have petitioned US on 1984 gas disaster: Activists - newkerala.com #76695survivors of the 1984 gas disaster on Tuesday said they had petitioned the Whit
Have petitioned US on 1984 gas disaster: Activists - newkerala.com #76695
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
survivors of the 1984 gas disaster on Tuesday said they had petitioned the White House regarding the criminal case against Union Carbide and its new owner Dow Chemical. The leaders said they hoped the US Department of Justice will serve the Bhopal... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Marlyn D. Huddlestonin Marietta, a daughter of Alice Elizabeth Erb Duncan and John C. Duncan Jr. M
Marlyn D. Huddleston
The Marietta Times / Posted 13 days ago
in Marietta, a daughter of Alice Elizabeth Erb Duncan and John C. Duncan Jr. Marlyn has been employed at Rich Loaf Bakery, Union Carbide and the Woman's Home as a cook. She was a member of Norwood United Methodist Church and the Eastern Star... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
DR. JONATHAN BROCKWELL 1947shuttle efforts. He married Marcia while in Toledo and then began a distinguis
DR. JONATHAN BROCKWELL 1947
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 14 days ago
shuttle efforts. He married Marcia while in Toledo and then began a distinguished research and development career at the Union Carbide Technical Center in South Charleston, W.Va., in 1979. After their divorce, Marcia and he remained close. He met... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Petition calls on White House to hold Dow accountable for Bhopal leakfor Corporate Crimes in Bhopal, India’, the petition dated May 15, says that th
Petition calls on White House to hold Dow accountable for Bhopal leak
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
for Corporate Crimes in Bhopal, India’, the petition dated May 15, says that the more than three decades of protection to Union Carbide (UCC) -- which is now owned by Dow Chemicals -- must end. “We insist that the US government meet its... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Jeffrey RobinsonClass of 1963, and a member of the George Street Church of Christ, where he had
Jeffrey Robinson
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
Class of 1963, and a member of the George Street Church of Christ, where he had served as a Deacon. He had worked first for Union Carbide and then the Cabot Corporation. He had owned and operated Robinson's Bass and Gear. His hobbies included... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Earl E. MacDermot, World War II veteran, factory foremanand the Rhineland. Returning from service, he worked for Dunlop Tire Corp. and
Earl E. MacDermot, World War II veteran, factory foreman
The Buffalo News / Posted 18 days ago
and the Rhineland. Returning from service, he worked for Dunlop Tire Corp. and then for 43 years at the Linde Division of Union Carbide Corp., where he was a fabricator, welder and foreman. He retired in 1982. Mr. MacDermot was a member of St.... Read more
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The Hill
Protect America from chemical plant dangersweak EPA rule if one day we did have a major chemical catastrophe. If the Bhopa
Protect America from chemical plant dangers
The Hill / Posted 18 days ago
weak EPA rule if one day we did have a major chemical catastrophe. If the Bhopal plant, which was owned by a U.S. company, Union Carbide, had been located in the U.S. and 20,000 people had died here, we would have fixed this problem long ago. We... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Hilda Laverne ‘Bernie’ McNabbHigh School in 1947 and married Philip Richard McNabb on Nov. 10, 1947, in Russ
Hilda Laverne ‘Bernie’ McNabb
The Marietta Times / Posted 19 days ago
High School in 1947 and married Philip Richard McNabb on Nov. 10, 1947, in Russell, Ky. Bernie took early retirement from Union Carbide Corp., Battery Products Division, in January of 1986, after 20 years in sales accounting and employee... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Vernon and Shirley (Burkhart) Thomas of Lower Salem celebrate their 60th wedding anniversarybeing active in church and many local organizations. Mrs. Thomas is a retired
Vernon and Shirley (Burkhart) Thomas of Lower Salem celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 20 days ago
being active in church and many local organizations. Mrs. Thomas is a retired Elk Township clerk. Mr. Thomas retired from Union Carbide in Marietta. The couple have four children, Ruth Ellen (Bill) Stoneking of Pleasant City; James Thomas of... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Portland jury awards $8.75M to Beaverton man who is dying of asbestos-related cancerbut then became too ill to attend and was hospitalized. Hoff's original suit l
Portland jury awards $8.75M to Beaverton man who is dying of asbestos-related cancer
OregonLive.com / Posted 22 days ago
but then became too ill to attend and was hospitalized. Hoff's original suit listed two other companies as defendants: Union Carbide, which was the supplier of the asbestos used in the spackle-like product, and Georgia Pacific, which had a... Read more
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MLive.com
Dow Corning restructuring, XALT layoffs shake up Midland, Great Lakes Bay Regionchange disappear after a few months. "As goes Dow, as goes our market," he sai
Dow Corning restructuring, XALT layoffs shake up Midland, Great Lakes Bay Region
MLive.com / Posted 24 days ago
change disappear after a few months. "As goes Dow, as goes our market," he said. "We've had this sort of thing before. The Union Carbide merger, cuts to plants... during all of this trepidation, people sit on their hands and wait. And once they are... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Let's compare Trump University to the Wall Street wolves [take this quick quiz]a biopic about Donald Trump. 1. "The key to making money … is to buy into weak
Let's compare Trump University to the Wall Street wolves [take this quick quiz]
Crain's New York Business / Posted 25 days ago
a biopic about Donald Trump. 1. "The key to making money … is to buy into weakness and sell into strength. Do you remember Union Carbide when their plant exploded in India, killing over 250,000? India sued Union Carbide for over 3 billion [dollars]... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Let's compare Trump University to the Wall Street wolves [take this quick quiz]a biopic about Donald Trump. 1. "The key to making money … is to buy into weak
Let's compare Trump University to the Wall Street wolves [take this quick quiz]
Crain's New York Business / Posted 25 days ago
a biopic about Donald Trump. 1. "The key to making money … is to buy into weakness and sell into strength. Do you remember Union Carbide when their plant exploded in India, killing over 250,000? India sued Union Carbide for over 3 billion [dollars]... Read more
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Business Wire
Hemlock Semiconductor Names Mark Bassett, Ph. D., Chairman and CEOmanufactured industrial coatings and cleaners, inks, and other chemical interme
Hemlock Semiconductor Names Mark Bassett, Ph. D., Chairman and CEO
Business Wire / Posted 25 days ago
manufactured industrial coatings and cleaners, inks, and other chemical intermediates. Bassett’s diverse career started at Union Carbide Corporation in 1989 in the company’s Reaction Engineering Skill Center. He then transferred to the Company’s... Read more
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MLive.com
Despite Dow merger uncertainty, Midland housing market remains stablechange disappear after a few months. "As goes Dow, as goes our market," he sai
Despite Dow merger uncertainty, Midland housing market remains stable
MLive.com / Posted 25 days ago
change disappear after a few months. "As goes Dow, as goes our market," he said. "We've had this sort of thing before. The Union Carbide merger, cuts to plants... during all of this trepidation, people sit on their hands and wait. And once they are... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Old West’s Muslim Tamale Kinginstance, which was then trading at eight dollars a share and had hit ninety by
The Old West’s Muslim Tamale King
The New Yorker / Posted 26 days ago
instance, which was then trading at eight dollars a share and had hit ninety by 1960. Also General Electric, Standard Oil, Union Carbide, Northern Pacific Railway, B. F. Goodrich, International Telephone and Telegraph, and Texaco. He favored... Read more
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The Telegraph
Mining a literary festivalsuck minerals from the ground, and then of disappearing from the scene, leaving
Mining a literary festival
The Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
suck minerals from the ground, and then of disappearing from the scene, leaving behind vast, uninhabitable devastations. If Union Carbide and Bhopal were bad then Vedanta are a hundred times worse, and in much slower, relentless motion, and across... Read more
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CBS News
Meet "Crazy" Carl Fisher, the father of the Indy 500business partner James Allison launched Prest-O-Lite, which expanded with manuf
Meet "Crazy" Carl Fisher, the father of the Indy 500
CBS News / Posted 30 days ago
business partner James Allison launched Prest-O-Lite, which expanded with manufacturing facilities in five other cities. Union Carbide paid $9 million to acquire the company in 1911. In 1905, Fisher began ruminating about his biggest idea to... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Raymond Howard HienerA. Hiener. He attended Marietta High School and served in the Navy in the Euro
Raymond Howard Hiener
The Marietta Times / Posted 30 days ago
A. Hiener. He attended Marietta High School and served in the Navy in the European Theater during WWII. Ray retired from Union Carbide Metals Marietta. He was a life-long farmer and member of the VFW and American Legion. Ray and Doris loved... Read more

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