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MAG response to SEPA’s poor rating for Exxon in 2018 CAS results Environmental inspections in Scotland down by a quarter : Scotland

MAG response to SEPA’s poor rating for Exxon in 2018 CAS results

James Glen, chair of Mossmorran Action Group, responded to today’s CAS 2018 results from SEPA: “It’s no wonder Exxon has been given a poor rating by SEPA. This rating is only on their performance in 2018, when 2019 was much worse with the extreme flaring at Easter and the two, in HSE’s words, “catastrophic” boiler […]

Mossmorran public meeting on Friday 21 February 7-9pm @ Lochgelly Town Hall The packed public meeting in Lochgelly.

Mossmorran public meeting on Friday 21 February 7-9pm @ Lochgelly Town Hall

Chair of Mossmorran Action Group James Glen says: “Last week’s flaring at Mossmorran has given rise to unprecedented levels of concern in the local communities and further afield. People have many questions and anxieties going forward, and official communications – public announcements from Exxon and SEPA, and SEPA’s complaint form/hotline – do not allow for […]

MAG welcomes brilliant video by Lochgelly youth following in Greta Thunberg’s footsteps Mossmorran returns to production after six-month shutdown

MAG welcomes brilliant video by Lochgelly youth following in Greta Thunberg’s footsteps

Fife Councillor and board member of Mossmorran Action Group, Linda Holt said: “This is a brilliant video by the Lochgelly Youth Forum. Mossmorran affects everyone who lives in the area, young and old alike. We know from our public meetings that children and young people are very worried about the plant, its safety and the […]

RESIDENTS ABANDONED TO APOCALYPTIC FLARING AT MOSSMORRAN HeraldScotland: Flaring at the Mossmorran plant in Fife as seen from Edinburgh

RESIDENTS ABANDONED TO APOCALYPTIC FLARING AT MOSSMORRAN

After apocalyptic flaring tonight which could be seen from Dundee to Portobello Edinburgh, residents in the immediate terrifying orbit of the Mossmorran petrochemical plant vented their fear and anger on social media. Chair of Mossmorran Action Group, James Glen, a community group Which campaigns to protect communities near the plant, said: “Tonight’s flaring is absolutely […]

MAG response to Stuart Neil (ExxonMobil External Affairs Manager)

MAG response to Stuart Neil (ExxonMobil External Affairs Manager)

Stuart Neil repeats Exxon’s claim that they have received “no formal request” for “monetary compensation”. Yet Joe Purves as well as three other individuals to my knowledge have approached Exxon for compensation. These requests may not be “formal” in the American sense of using a lawyer and they may not have named a precise monetary […]

Cllr Linda Holt comment on Mossmorran explosions

Cllr Linda Holt comment on Mossmorran explosions

Linda Holt (for Mossmorran Action Group) said: “Since being confronted by HSE’s confirmation that explosions took place when two out of three boilers suffered “catastrophic breakdowns”, ExxonMobil have remained tight-lipped. They are hiding behind the fact that a major HSE investigation is underway which could result in criminal prosecution. We have received reports that 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).

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  • Mail : info@mossmorran.org.uk

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