The petrochemical giant, Ineos, is bidding to block a crackdown by the Scottish Government’s environment watchdog on pollution from gas flaring near Grangemouth.
After a breach in radioactive waste management procedures at the Trident submarine base on the Clyde, Ministry of Defence bosses admitted there had been "clear process failings and a lack of management supervision."
More than 550 reservoirs have been rated as “high risk” because of the homes, roads and airports that could be flooded if they burst – and the dangers will increase with climate pollution.
The Scottish Environment Protection Agency has been repeatedly wined and dined by the fish farming, whisky and power industries.
Surprise food safety inspections are to be stepped up at a Scottish slaughterhouse following a scandal in England.
The Scottish Environment Protection Agency ditched a toxic pesticide report after fears it could attract freedom of information requests.
The Scottish Government put pressure on its environmental watchdog to drop a plan to ban a toxic pesticide so as not to upset the fish farming industry.
Three big fossil fuel companies are Scotland’s worst climate polluters, with some carbon emissions rising to record levels.
Eleven huge waste incinerators are planned across Scotland, prompting warnings about health, pollution and recycling.