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E-M:/ Dow does Dallas....



Interesting article on Dow's dwindling committment to protecting the environment now that the Bush administration has stopped enforcing environmental laws. 
 
Dialogue on Pollution Is Allowed to Trail Off,
 
New York Times 11/23/02
 
http://www.nytimes.com/2002/11/23/business/23CHEM.html?tntemail1
 
"When William Bilkovich died in a car accident on a country road near his home in Tallahassee, Fla., on Dec. 30, 1999, Mr. Bilkovich, a 56-year-old chemical pollution expert, was listed by the police as the only victim.

But the accident also turned out to be a crushing blow to a novel environmental program at Dow Chemical, where he had worked as an independent consultant bringing Dow engineers and managers together with some of the company's harshest critics.