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"Amoco Cadiz" (Oil Spillage)

Volume 961: debated on Tuesday 23 January 1979

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asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what study he has made of the preliminary report of the United States Department of Commerce and the United States Environmental Protection Agency of the United States of America on the "Amoco Cadiz" oil spill; and what conclusion he has reached thereon.

A copy of this report is presently being studied by my marine scientists and any useful findings will be considered for inclusion in the contingency arrangements for dealing with oil spills.