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30 Years After Bhopal Gas Tragedy: Need for Corporate Liability

Sunita Narain | Posted 12.03.2014 | Green
Sunita Narain

Bhopal is not just about Bhopal. It is about our collective shame; our collective consciousness. And so it is about our collective action to bring about justice for the people and do right to the environment across the world.

Court Rejects Company's $1 Billion Tax Dodge

AP | Posted 02.27.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON -- A federal court in Louisiana is rejecting transactions by The Dow Chemical Co. that created $1 billion in what the U.S. Justice Departme...

Company Ordered To Pay $400 Million For Alleged Price-Fixing

Reuters | Posted 02.26.2013 | Business

By Andrew Longstreth (Reuters) - Dow Chemical Co on Wednesday was ordered by a federal jury to pay $400 million in a price-fixing case over chemic...

Forsaken Growth

James Berman | Posted 03.24.2012 | Business
James Berman

Only a few years ago, investors heralded the potential in emerging markets. The sputtering of world growth has silenced that chatter. The miraculous p...

Kuwait Scraps $17 Billion Dow Chemicals Joint Venture

AP | DIANA ELIAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

KUWAIT CITY — Kuwait's government on Sunday scrapped a $17.4 billion joint venture with U.S. petrochemical giant Dow Chemical after criticism fr...

Dow Chemical To Cut 1,000 Jobs

AP | Jeff Karoub | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Dow Chemical Co. announced Tuesday it is cutting 1,000 jobs, or about 2.3 percent of its work force, as part of a plan to rid itself of underperformin...