Annabelle Ewing, MSP for the Cowdenbeath constituency, has written to the Cabinet Secretary for the Environment regarding the recent flaring at the Mossmorran chemical plant.
Speaking today (Thursday) Ms Ewing said:
“I am aware that the recent flaring at Mossmorran has been causing much anxiety in my constituency and I share many of the concerns that have been expressed to me.
“I have written to the Cabinet Secretary for the Environment regarding what action the Scottish Government can take in regard to the situation, for example through SEPA.
“I am also arranging a meeting at Mossmorran so that I can discuss, first hand, on site, with representatives of operators ExxonMobil, the concerns that I have.”