Date Company Accusation City / Area / Country Source Tags Media
Thousands Banana workers file lawsuit in LA against chemical and fresh produce companies over pesticide use in 1980s causing sterility, testicular atrophy, miscarriages, birth defects, liver damage, and cancer when inhaled or absorbed by the skin.Costa RicaENN - ReutersInjuries & Diseases

Former Latin American banana laborers in companies such as Chiquita and Dole face sterilization and other health side-effects caused by exposure to pesticide DBCP produced by Shell and Dow.Latin AmericaIndependentInjuries & Diseases