Archives: Health

Plymouth one of UK’s most polluted cities

Molly responds to news that Plymouth is one of the UK’s most polluted cities, according to a new report by the World Health Organiasation.

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MEP welcomes ban on ‘lethal chemicals’ responsible for killing bees

Molly has welcomed the decision by EU countries to extend existing restrictions on three of the most widely used neonicotinoids.

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Salisbury’s Three Pro-EU MEPs release joint statement on Russian poison attack

A statement by the three pro-EU MEPs in the South West: Molly Scott Cato MEP, Clare Moody MEP and Julie Girling MEP.

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What does eating meat have to do with extreme weather conditions like this week’s snowstorms? Quite a lot, actually

Following hosted a debate in the European Parliament on how we can reduce the climate impact of our diets, Molly looks at the potential of reducing meat consumption by substituting it with protein crops.

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Government should stop burning cash on biomass plants and waste incinerators

Writing for Business Green, Molly argues that innovation can help us tackle #airpollution from log-burning stoves, but a more critical issue is the UK’s insatiable appetite for sending wood & waste up in smoke to generate electricity.

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