31 July 2009 22:20 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS news)--An India court issued an arrest warrant for the former chairman of US Union Carbide, whose plant’s 1984 chemical spill killed thousands in Bhopal, India, news reports said on Friday.
Warren Anderson and Union Carbide, which was acquired by Dow Chemical in 2001, were charged with culpable homicide, grievous assault and other crimes related to the disaster.
Dow did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
However, television reports have recently indicated that he was in
In 1989, Union Carbide paid $470m (€334m) in compensation to
($1 = €0.71)
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