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Author: Rede Brasil do Pacto Global da ONU (Brazil)
"Quase 10% das empresas já desenvolvem iniciativas externas para conter a crise do coronavírus-Rede Brasil do Pacto Global lança cartilha para ajudar CEOs a liderar durante a pandemia", 20 de março de 2020...
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USA: Court rules out Chemours lawsuit against DuPont over liabilities for environmental contamination
Author: The Associated Press, The New York Times (USA)
"Judge Dismisses Chemours Lawsuit Against DuPont", 30 March 2020...
- Related stories: USA: DuPont ordered to pay record $16.5 million in penalties for withholding environmental health data related to Teflon
- Related in-depth areas: Latest Legal News
- Related companies: Chemours (formerly part of DuPont) DuPont
USA: DuPont requests mistrial in lawsuit awarding couple $50 million for cancer caused by company's water pollution
Author: Sebastien Malo, Reuters
"DuPont seeks mistrial after Ohio jury awards couple $50 mln in 'forever chemical' lawsuit," 4 March 2020...
Author: Sara Talpos, UN Dark
"Industrial Pollution Is in Your Blood. Is That a Form of Battery?" 24 Feb 2020...
A third of pesticide sales by 5 largest companies allegedly contain 'highly hazardous' chemicals, analysis finds; includes company comments
According to new research by Public Eye and Unearthed, over a third of the pesticide sales made by the world's five largest pesticide companies - Bayer, BASF, Syngenta, FMC and Corteva - contain chemicals that are highly toxic to human health or the...
Latin America: Trade unions and civil society call on governments of banana producing countries not to incentivise the use of chemical fertilisers
Author: Sindicato Bananero ASTAC (Ecuador) & 50 civil society signatories
“Open letter to the governments of banana producing countries in Latin America and to the European Unión”, February 2020...