The drinks and retail industries have been accused of deploying “dirty tricks” in an attempt to derail Scottish Government plans to introduce a deposit scheme for drinks containers.
Mock nuclear accident tests involving the emergency services have revealed life-threatening delays, equipment shortages, and communication breakdowns.
Emails reveal landowners have been inhumanely shooting beavers and causing them to suffer slow, painful deaths.
Plans to protect endangered porpoises around the Scottish coast have been blocked by the Scottish Government to clear the way for offshore wind farms.
Toxic fumes from cars, lorries and buses are breaching safety limits and endangering health in urban areas across Scotland, according to the latest government monitoring.
The safety regime at the Rosyth naval dockyard in Fife has been called into question.
A secret plan to ship nuclear weapons grade uranium from Dounreay in Scotland to Savannah River in the US has been condemned as an “invitation to terrorists”.
INEOS plants at Grangemouth have been criticised by government watchdogs for failings on health, safety and the environment.
Nine firms have bid for the rights to start fracking large swathes of Scotland, despite the current moratorium on the practice.