Environment

– Scottish Parliament written question – answered on 17th March 2011.

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Photo of Mike Pringle Mike Pringle Liberal Democrat

Question S3O-13373

To ask the Scottish Executive what action it is taking to promote reductions in food miles as part of an environmentally sustainable economy.

Photo of Richard Lochhead Richard Lochhead Scottish National Party

The Scottish Government continues to support modal shift of transport from road to rail through freight grants. We are also encouraging consumers; to get to the shops more sustainably, to choose fresh, seasonal produce and to reduce food waste as part of a greener lifestyle.

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