1. Research and analysis

    12 Feb 2020

    Marine plastic pollution: research

    Research on the plastic value chain in Scotland to better understand this landscape and the potential for intervention to address marine plastic pollution.

  2. Independent report

    17 Jul 2019

    Single-use disposable cups: EPECOM recommendations

    The first report from Expert Panel on Environmental Charging and Other Measures (EPECOM) sets out its recommendations to tackle the dependence on, and environmental impact of, single-use disposable beverage cups in Scotland.

  3. Research and analysis

    10 Jul 2019

    Removal, storage and disposal of vehicles regulations (2019): BRIA

    Final business and regulatory impact assessment (BRIA) for The Removal, Storage and Disposal of Vehicles (Prescribed Sums and Charges etc.) (Scotland) Regulations 2019 and The Police (Retention and Disposal of Motor Vehicles) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2019.

  4. Impact assessment

    09 Jul 2019

    Deposit return scheme for Scotland: SEA

    This strategic environmental assessment (SEA) post adoption statement details the environmental considerations that have gone into the design of the deposit return scheme for Scotland.