Topics » World   Dec. 7, 2012

Bangladesh Factory Where Fire Killed 112 Had Been Ruled Unsafe

Sorting Through Debris

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Sorting Through Debris

Debris recovered from the fire showed that Tazreen had been producing clothing for a number of large western retailers, including Wal-Mart and Sears.

Both companies have stated that they were unaware the factory was still servicing their brands. Wal-Mart says it told subcontractors to cease doing business with it months prior to the incident.

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