According to an investigation for The Ferret, sites are likely to be located near sewage plants, recycling and refuse centres, industrial estates and motorways.
A horticultural firm claiming to lead the way in moving towards alternatives to peat-based compost, lobbied the UK Government to be allowed to sell the product to gardeners beyond 2030, an investigation by The Ferret has found.
A Scottish walking charity has condemned Network Rail for closing more than 1,250 level crossings in Britain since 2009, obstructing access for walkers.
Rules for the live export of animals in Scotland must be improved to match new standards proposed for England and Wales, say critics.
Ferret Fact Service looks at the different ways to measure the number of deaths linked to coronavirus in Scotland and around the world.