Holyrood Debate – Mossmorran – Motion S5M-11398

Members’ Business: Impact of Mossmorran Flaring June 14, 2018 12:45 Duration: 31 minutes 53 seconds That the Parliament notes the concerns that it considers are being expressed by growing numbers of Fife residents regarding the increased incidence of flaring at the facility operated by ExxonMobil Chemical Limited and Shell at Mossmorran, by Cowdenbeath, the most …

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Mordor comes to Fife | Scottish Parliament Official Report – Auto Republish

Defamation: Vlad Impaled Last Tuesday’s meeting of the Justice Committee was the scene for an interesting round-table session on defamation, following last year’s publication by the Scottish Law Commission of a report and draft bill on the subject. Drawing on their expertise and experience, the invited panel presented a rich and colourful array of examples …

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Chemical plant faces tighter controls after unacceptable flaring – Auto Republish

Changes have been made to operating permits for Mossmorran chemical plant in a bid to strengthen controls on noise and vibration and prevent significant pollution. Environment agency Sepa served the permit variations on both ExxonMobil Chemical and Shell UK. The companies were issued final warnings by the watchdog in April as a result of unplanned …

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Residents set to attend Community Day at Mossmorran – Kingdom FM – Auto Republish

People living near the Mossmorran Ethylene plant are attending a community day this afternoon. Co-operators Shell say it’s to give local residents the chance to see how the plant works.  Bosses have been under pressure recently after persistent unplanned flaring at the site. The issue was brought up at Holyrood in …

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Mossmorran closure demanded at Holyrood amid plant maintenance fears – Auto Republish

Mossmorran chemical plant should be closed for proper maintenance, the Scottish Parliament was told, amid allegations of corner-cutting. During a debate in Holyrood MSPs claimed that operators had failed to properly look after the plant built near Cowdenbeath more than 30 years ago. Concerns have grown about the frequency of unplanned flaring at Fife Ethylene …

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