`Toxic chemicals released in disposal of Union Carbide waste`

Highly toxic chemicals were released during disposal of industrial waste of now-defunct Union Carbide by private firm at Pithampur in Dhar district of Madhya Pradesh, NGOs alleged citing RTI replies.

Toxic waste at Union Carbide factory to be dumped in Pithampur

The defunct Union Carbide factory
has over 347 metric tonnes of toxic waste which will be
disposed of at the Pithampur-based Treatment Storage Disposal
Facility (TSDF) in Dhar district.

Bhopal toxic waste to be dumped in Pithampur

The defunct Union Carbide factory
has 347 metric tonnes of toxic waste which will be disposed of
in the Pithampur-based TSDF in Dhar district, Madhya Pradesh Housing and
Environment Minister Jayant Mallaiya said Tuesday.

`Pithampur locals to be consulted on Bhopal waste`

Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh has assured villagers that a study will be conducted and locals taken into confidence before a final view is taken.

Six workers partially lose vision on toxic waste exposure

Six workers lost their vision partially following exposure to toxic waste in Bhopal.