On Dec. 3, 1984, one of the worst industrial accidents in history occurred when a toxic gas leaked from a tank of methyl isocyanate (MIC) at a Union Carbide India Limited (UCIL) insecticide plant. Over 6,000 persons have died as a result of this incident.

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Bhopal.net
On the gas disaster, accounts of similar tragedies, the companies involved, and survivor stories.
Bhopal.org
The Bhopal medical appeal for the victims of the 1984 Union Carbide accident in India.
Corp Watch
A partial chronology of Union Carbide's Bhopal disaster. This site has a number of articles on the tragedy.
Essential Action: Bhopal
Bhopal pages at the Essental Action site; campaign to end corporate assaults on human health and the environment.
Students for Bhopal
An international student campaign to win justice for the victims of the disaster.
Union Carbide: Bhopal
Facts about the disaster including relief and aid provided, the Browning report and a case study of the incident. Investigation of the tragedy at Bhopal concludes that a disgruntled employee caused the disaster.
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