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West Virginia / Union Carbide Gas Leak #305268

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 13, 1985
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REPORTER: Charles Kuralt

(Institute, West Virginia) Union Carbide reported announcing independent investigation of Sunday's toxic gas leak here. [Company spokesperson Thad EPPS - notes production of aldicarb solutions will be suspended.] Senator Robert Byrd mentioned touring plant today. [Center for Disease Control spokesperson Dr. Vernon HOUK - claims gas that leaked isn't carcinogen.] MIC recalled responsible for mass deaths in Bhopal, India, last year. [EPA administration Lee THOMAS - criticizes Union Carbide's credibility.]
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

Kuralt, Charles;
Schakne, Robert

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