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Thursday, July 26, 2007

SOCIAL JUSTICE NEWS OF THE WEEK:
CHEMICAL COMPANIES SUED BY THOUSANDS OF STERILE FARMWORKERS

Over 5,000 Latin American banana plantation workers are suing U.S. companies for poisoning them with pesticides that caused them to go sterile. The complainants, all of whom worked on banana farms, accuse Dole, Dow and Amvac of negligence and fraudulent concealment while forcing workers to use the pesticide DBCP. According to the lawsuit, the transnational companies "actively suppressed information about DBCP's reproductive toxicity." This is the first time any case for a banana worker has come before a U.S. court.

Learn more: http://www.organicconsumers.org/articles/article_6012.cfm

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