Sterilized Nicaraguan Banana Workers Seek to Collect Damages Against Dow Chemical in France — Repeating Islands

A report by Liz Alderman for The New York Times. Decades ago, banana plantations around Central America sprayed a powerful pesticide with a terrible side effect: It sterilized workers on a mass scale. Thousands of victims have sought compensation ever since from the chemical companies that produced it. Now, some survivors and their families are suing […]

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