Information on thousands of environmental checks and pollution breaches over 15 months has been permanently lost because of a cyber attack.
More than 400 industrial sites across Scotland have been officially damned as “unsatisfactory” on pollution.
A plant run by the fossil fuel multinational, Ineos, at Grangemouth has been officially condemned as “very poor” for pollution.
Trident nuclear base condemned by Scottish Government watchdog for “poor” environmental performance after it polluted the Clyde with toxic chemicals.
More than 5,000 business sites across Scotland are going to escape judgement on their environmental breaches in 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The names of 57 sites across Scotland guilty of breaking environmental rules have been kept secret at the behest of the UK government to protect “national security”.
Donald Trump’s golf course in Ayrshire has been officially damned as “poor” for breaking environmental rules - along with Gordonstoun school and Gleneagles Hotel.
The Ineos refinery at Grangemouth has been condemned for “poor” environmental performance for the second year running.