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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Institute, West Virginia) Concern here over safety of nearby Union Carbide plant following discovery yesterday that plant has experienced large number methyl isocyanate leaks and has not informed government examined. [Doug. MILLER, Warne FERGUSON - want to leave region.] No. killed by same gas in India last month recalled; internal Union Carbide memorandum noted discussing possibility of methyl isocyanate disaster. Document quoted on screen. [Representative Henry WAXMAN - notes company chairperson Warren Anderson feigned ignorance of such accident's potential.] [Company spokesperson Jackson BROWNING - defs. company's response to report]
REPORTER: Joe Spencer
- Jennings, Peter;
- Spencer, Joe
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