Call for Mossmorran operators to be put in Holyrood ‘dock’

Call for Mossmorran operators to be put in Holyrood ‘dock’

People living in the shadow of the Mossmorran chemical plant pledged to put its operators in the dock amid fears about the impact on their health. A petition is to be launched calling for Shell and ExxonMobil to be brought before a Scottish Parliament committee. Recent prolonged flaring and thick plumes of black smoke reignited […]

Call for Scottish Government review of Mossmorran complex

Call for Scottish Government review of Mossmorran complex

The Scottish Government has been urged to launch an independent review of Fife’s Mossmorran complex amid ongoing public anxiety. It is feared an investigation into recent flaring at the site by Scotland’s environmental regulator Sepa may not go far enough and calls have been made for further action. MSPs Alex Rowley and Annabelle Ewing have […]

Mossmorran Public Meeting

Mossmorran Public Meeting

Mossmorran Action Group has called a public meeting in response to widespread public concern about recent extended flaring at Mossmorran. The recent emergency flaring lasted for 9 days, and caused light, noise and air pollution which gave rise to scores of complaints by local residents to multiple agencies as well as extensive comment on social […]

Investigation launched into Mossmorran flaring

Investigation launched into Mossmorran flaring

A full investigation has been launched into flaring at a Fife chemical plant after scores of complaints. The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (Sepa) has branded last week’s episode at the Mossmorran complex “a prolonged and unsatisfactory situation” and pledged to consider if any further controls should be imposed on operators Shell and ExxonMobil. It will […]

Sepa launch investigation amid health concerns about the flaring from the ExxonMobil site at Mossmorran

Sepa launch investigation amid health concerns about the flaring from the ExxonMobil site at Mossmorran

NHS Fife has called for action on the flaring from Mossmorran amid health concerns from the plumes of thick black smoke that emanated from the plant on Sunday. The health board convened a meeting with Health Protection Scotland, SEPA and Fife Council to agree a plan in light of the prolonged flaring from the ExxonMobil […]

Demands for independent inquiry into Mossmorran flaring

Demands for independent inquiry into Mossmorran flaring

An independent investigation into the air quality near a Fife chemical plant has been demanded in the wake of recent flaring. Cowdenbeath councillor Darren Watt insisted an inquiry and a full public consultation were both needed after nine days of disruption caused by aggressive flames and clouds of black smoke belching from the Fife Ethylene […]

Central Fife residents concerned about health after Mossmorran incident

Central Fife residents concerned about health after Mossmorran incident

Residents have been raising concerns about large flames and smoke coming from the Mossmorran Petrochemical Plant last night. People living in Kelty, Cowdenbeath and Lochgelly say they fear the an incident could be damaging to their health. Black smoke could be seen for miles yesterday evening, with some claiming they could smell burning throughout the […]

Resident-led action group seeking redress from the long-term social, health and environmental impacts from the Mossmorran facilities in Central Fife operated by ExxonMobil (Fife Ethylene Plant) and Shell (Fife NGL).

Contact

  • 6 Ballingry Street, Lochgelly, KY5 9NW
  • Mail : info@mossmorran.org.uk

Press Inquiries

  • Mob.: 07749 902 934
  • Tel.: 01333 720 378
  • Mail : press@mossmorran.org.uk

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