Media Releases

Six year high in environmental performance by Scottish business

Six year high in environmental performance by Scottish business

date15 February 2018

91.7% of Scottish regulated business sites assessed were compliant. 46.6% of sites assessed as non-compliant for two or more years became compliant. 66% of sites classified as ‘Very Poor’ improved their compliance rating. 11 sites were moved from ‘Very Poor’ to Excellent. Read more

SEPA combats illegal flytipping in Fort William

SEPA combats illegal flytipping in Fort William

date01 February 2018

The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) has responded to complaints of persistent flytipping at an illegal site in Fort William and is working with the local community to address the problem. Read more

Flooding forecast for parts of coastal Scotland

Flooding

date02 January 2018

High tides combined with a large storm surge are expected throughout some coastal parts of Scotland late tonight (Tuesday 2nd January) into Wednesday (3rd January), the Scottish Environment Protection Agency has today warned. Read more