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Diesel Spillages

Volume 454: debated on Monday 11 December 2006

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what discussions he has had with oil companies on ways to stop diesel spillage in forecourts. (105664)

The Department has invited a representative of the UK Petroleum Industry Association to attend the next meeting of the Technical, Engineering and Environmental sub-group to the National Motorcycling Council. The agenda will include discussion of a proposed diesel spillage warning leaflet, the possibility of display or distribution of such a leaflet through UK petrol retail outlets, and other views and comments on the diesel spillage issue.