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An ecodisaster that occurred in India in late 1984, caused by methyl isothiocyanate (MIC) used to produce carbaril pesticides
Acute toxicity Respiratory distress due to cyanide toxicity—dyspnea, cough, throat irritation, chest pain, haemoptysis
Chronic toxicity Interstitial pulmonary fibrosis
Ophthalmology Burning, oedema, erythema, tearing, pain, photophobia, corneal ulceration
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Mumtaz says, "Citizens of Bhopal are really thankful to the team work of Storm Fashion Company, image stylist and choreographer - Lovell Prabhu, and gorgeous models - who made it possible to bring Fashion Show of this stature, to City of Lakes - Bhopal.
Four years later, in November 2009, the MP government submitted another proposal to the central government to construct a Bhopal memorial with an estimated expenditure of $19 million (Rs.
The visit is being organised by Eurig Scandrett, a lecturer in sociology at Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh and a supporter of the Bhopal Medical Appeal.
The Minister appreciated the contribution of IISER Bhopal to the Science Education and Research.
My wife managed to reach the Mumbai check-in counter about 20 minutes before the Bhopal flight was to depart.
S/B 1(HINDI): Padmakar Tripathy, District Malaria officer Bhopal
Bhopal activists and survivors are also calling for Dow Chemicals to be dropped as a sponsor of the 2012 London Olympics.
Over 15,000 people perished due to leakage of the lethal gas from Union Carbide's Bhopal plant in December 1984.
Thousands of people died and more than 100,000 continue to suffer from serious health problems as a consequence of 1984's deadly leak of toxic chemicals from a Union Carbide pesticide plant in Bhopal, India.
It seems inconceivable that after Bhopal, a similar incident would occur at another Union Carbide factory, but it did, and it was not the first at the Institute, West Virginia, plant.
Judge Cole adjourned the case for a trial of issue at which Campton, Mr Bhopal, and at least one police officer are expected to give evidence.
Eckerman's primary strength is her on-scene experience as a member of the International Medical Commission on Bhopal.