Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Bhopal-Commemoration-Banner-Action-Rainbow-Warrior-27MZIFLV3B_Y.htmlConceptually similarAction to Commemorate Bhopal held in MumbaiGP0TQ9Completed★★★★★★Action to Commemorate Bhopal MumbaiGP01DZBCompleted★★★★★★Action to Commemorate Bhopal held in MumbaiGP03A5Completed★★★★★★Global Commemoration Bhopal Disaster in IndiaGP07XOCompleted★★★★★★Bhopal Disaster Anniversary and DocumentationGP09HACompleted★★★★Bhopal Disaster Anniversary and DocumentationGP014VDCompleted★★★★Bhopal Disaster Anniversary and DocumentationGP0ZKPCompleted★★★★Bhopal Disaster Anniversary and DocumentationGP0W5ZCompleted★★★★Bhopal Disaster Anniversary and DocumentationGP07UGCompleted★★★★View AllGP01A0UBhopal Commemoration Banner Action Rainbow WarriorThe crew of the Greenpeace vessel Rainbow Warrior display banners to commemorate the 19th anniversary of the 1984 Bhopal industrial disaster as they are anchored off Mumbai in India. The disaster killed thousands and the polluted site of the abandoned factory still leaks poisons into the groundwater of local residents. Dow Chemical bought Union Carbide in 2001, but will not accept any responsibility for the clean up of the contaminated site.Locations:Asia-India-Maharashtra-MumbaiDate:3 Dec, 2003Credit:© GreenpeaceMaximum size:2464px X 1648pxKeywords:Accidents-Anniversaries-Banners-Day-Greenpeace activists-KWCI (GPI)-MY Rainbow Warrior II-Outdoors-Seas-Union CarbideShoot:Global Commemoration for 19th Anniversary of Bhopal DisasterActivists commemorate the 19th anniversary of the Bhopal disaster, the world's worst industrial disaster, in which thousands lost their lives. The disaster occurred in the Indian city of Bhopal when a Union Carbide chemical plant released 40 tonnes of highly toxic methyl isocyanate. The disaster killed thousands and the polluted site of the abandoned factory still leaks poisons into the groundwater of local residents. Dow Chemical bought Union Carbide in 2001, but will not accept any responsibility for the clean up of the contaminated site.