Case | HBS Case Collection | May 1995 (Revised May 1998)

Negotiating the Right to Know: Rhone-Poulenc and Manchester, Texas (A-1)

by Michael A. Wheeler

Abstract

Rhone-Poulenc wished to acquire a new permit, but local residents who were concerned about health issues threatened to block the permit.

Keywords: Health; Rights; Negotiation; Conflict of Interests; Social Issues; Chemical Industry; United States;

Citation:

Wheeler, Michael A. "Negotiating the Right to Know: Rhone-Poulenc and Manchester, Texas (A-1)." Harvard Business School Case 895-062, May 1995. (Revised May 1998.)