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Environmental Charity Fidra

EDM number 1615 in 2017-19, proposed by Douglas Chapman on 11/09/2018.
Categorised under the topics of Charities and Environmental protection.

That this House welcomes and supports the environmental charity Fidra and its vision of a sustainable society; congratulates Fidra on its work in tackling single use plastics highlighted by its successful campaign to end the manufacture and sale of plastic cotton buds in the UK; recognises Fidra's pragmatic and proportionate responses to environmental issues identified and understood through best available science; supports Fidra's delivery of high impact projects which include preventing plastic pollution from pre-production plastic pellets (nurdles), cotton buds and artificial turf, achieving transparency and traceability in Scottish salmon farming, and ending unnecessary use of chemicals of environmental concern such PFASs (per or poly fluorinated alkyl substances); notes Fidra achieves targeted and effective solutions through inclusive and collaborative dialogue with the public, industry and governments; and urges this Government to take robust measures to implement the waste hierarchy (reduce, re-use, recycle), a precautionary approach to potentially hazardous substances, and the polluter pays principle.

This motion has been signed by a total of 18 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Douglas Chapman11/09/2018Dunfermline and West FifeScottish National PartyProposed
Chris Law11/09/2018Dundee WestScottish National PartySeconded
Lisa Cameron11/09/2018East Kilbride, Strathaven and LesmahagowScottish National PartySeconded
John McNally11/09/2018FalkirkScottish National PartySeconded
Philippa Whitford11/09/2018Central AyrshireScottish National PartySeconded
Patricia Gibson11/09/2018North Ayrshire and ArranScottish National PartySeconded
Jim Cunningham12/09/2018Coventry SouthLabourSigned
Jim Shannon12/09/2018StrangfordDUPSigned
David Linden13/09/2018Glasgow EastScottish National PartySigned
Liz Saville Roberts13/09/2018Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruSigned
Kelvin Hopkins13/09/2018Luton NorthLabourSigned
Chris Stephens13/09/2018Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySigned
Drew Hendry09/10/2018Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySigned
Hannah Bardell09/10/2018LivingstonScottish National PartySigned
Alan Brown09/10/2018Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned
Patrick Grady11/10/2018Glasgow NorthScottish National PartySigned
Stephen Gethins23/10/2018North East FifeScottish National PartySigned
Pete Wishart06/11/2018Perth and North PerthshireScottish National PartySigned

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