NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 24, 1985
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REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(DC) Union Carbide safety team reported warning company of potential for catastrophe at its Institute, West Virginia, plant prior to methyl isocyanate disaster in Bhopal, India; details of company document outlined, discussed. [Representative Henry WAXMAN - questions Union Carbide's reaction to safety report] [Company spokesperson Jackson BROWNING - denies report was ignored or that warning Bhopal plant would have been helpful.] [EPA spokesperson Stanley LASKOWSKI - dismisses importance of numerous methyl isocyanate leaks at West Virginia site.] [West Virginia activist David McMANN - is concerned over lack of info.]
REPORTER: Robert Hager
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