Methyl isocyanate Current Affairs, GK & News
The International Labour Organization (ILO) has recently released the report titled ‘The Safety and Health at the Heart of the Future of Work – Building on 100 years of experience’. In it, the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy which killed thousands of people is among the world’s “major industrial accidents” of the 20th century (after 1919). ..
As per the ruling of US court, neither Union Carbide nor its former chairman Warren Anderson are liable for environmental remediation or pollution-related claims at the firm’s former chemical plant in Bhopal. The lawsuit that accused Union Carbide of causing soil and water pollution around the Bhopal plant due to the disaster has been dismissed ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2012
Topics: Bhopal • Bhopal disaster • Environmental remediation • Indian environmental law • International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal • Madhya Pradesh • Methyl isocyanate • Pollution • States and union territories of India • Union Carbide • Warren Anderson