Ethics Controversy: Union Carbide and the Bhopal Tragedy

Posted on April 23, 2008


Al Jazeera examines the devastating events of Bhopal, India in 1984, when a cloud of poisonous gas released over the city killed thousands in the world’s worst industrial disaster. More than 2 decades later, a whole city still suffers. However, Dow Jones, the new owner of Union Carbide, has attempted to reject all liability for the disaster since it was before they purchased this company.

Part 1

Part 2