More than 400 industrial sites across Scotland have been officially damned as “unsatisfactory” on pollution.
The gap between what women and men are paid widened in favour of men at over 170 organisations in Scotland last year, including prominent companies such as Ineos, Babcock, Farmfoods and Brewdog.
A chicken slaughterhouse in Coupar Angus owned by one of Scotland’s largest food processors has continually breached environmental regulations while plaguing locals with “gut wrenching” odours.
Intensive farms are polluting Scotland with increasing amounts of ammonia gas that contributes to millions of deaths worldwide, according to figures from the Scottish Environment Protection Agency.
A Perthshire poultry firm which made headlines last year following a food safety scandal has been given more than £1.3 million by the Scottish Government.
Surprise food safety inspections are to be stepped up at a Scottish slaughterhouse following a scandal in England.
One of Scotland's largest farming businesses has breached regulations whilst receiving more than half a million pounds from taxpayers.