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30 years of Bhopal Gas disaster

Bhopal Gas disaster

Bhopal Gas disaster

Thousands of people injured when toxic gas came out from the Factory Union Carbide India Limited on 2nd to 3rd December 1984 at Bhopal city of Madhay Pradesh a state of India; it was the world’s largest industrial disaster.

It was a branch of the US Union Carbide Corporation, and it was regulated by USIL. A pesticide named Sevin was made there and in the middle of the manufacturing process a toxic gas Methyl Ico-Sayanate or MIC gas generated there. Continue reading