The highly toxic substance made its way into and around the shanty towns located near the plant. The Indian government and local activists argue that slack management and deferred maintenance created a situation where routine pipe maintenance caused a backflow of water into a MIC tank, triggering the disaster.Union Carbide Corporation (UCC) contends water entered the tank through an act of sabotage."52 Week Low" is the lowest sales price the stock has fallen to during the regular trading hours during the most recent 52 week period.
BB Liquidating Inc., formerly Blockbuster Inc., is a global provider of rental and retail movie and game entertainment, with over 5,300 stores in the United States, its territories and 15 other countries.In 1994, UCC sold its stake in UCIL to Eveready Industries India Limited (EIIL), which subsequently merged with Mc Leod Russel (India) Ltd.Eveready ended clean-up on the site in 1998, when it terminated its 99-year lease and turned over control of the site to the state government of Madhya Pradesh.He had left New England for Chicago in 1963 after he was hired as a salesman for a Rhode Island precision gauge maker. However, producing the gauges seemed a more profitable business than selling them, and thus Carroll borrowed ,000 and took on a partner to start his manufacturing business.Carroll did not regret moving into the manufacturing business, but he did regret going into a partnership.Indicated yield represents annual dividends divided by current stock price.