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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-14510: Maurice Corry (West Scotland)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 8 February 2018

To ask the Scottish Government what measures it is taking to end marine pollution due to nurdles.

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham 1 March 2018

The Scottish Government is working with Fidra, a member of its Marine Litter Strategy Steering Group, to consider how the plastic industry's 'Operation Clean Sweep' can be extended across the supply chain to further promote best practice with businesses handling nurdles.