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  • Abandoned Vehicles

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps are being taken to reduce the number of abandoned cars; and if he will make a statement.

  • Agricultural Land

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what percentage of land in (a) England and (b) each EU member state is devoted to agricultural use.

  • Agricultural Waste Regulations

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what measures his Department has put in place to ensure that farmers are aware of their obligations under the Agricultural...

  • Animal Welfare Act

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs when he expects to announce a timetable for secondary legislation under the Animal Welfare Act 2006; and if he will make a...

  • Bovine TB

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how many tests for TB have been carried out on badgers in the last 12 months.

  • Carbon Emissions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what the total carbon emissions of the UK were for (a) domestic and (b) international aviation in the most recent year for...

  • Correspondence

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how many letters to his Department sent from hon. Members during Session 2005-06 remain unanswered, broken down by those...

  • Dangerous Dogs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs whether he plans to review the legislation on the control of dangerous dogs.

  • Devolved Administration Funding

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs which of his Department's budget re-allocations in 2006-07 will impact on funding streams which cover the devolved...

  • Energy Efficiency

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what estimate he has made of the percentage of households that use energy saving light bulbs; and what plans he has to...

  • Fisheries

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs when he plans to introduce the fisheries quota management rules for 2007.

  • Freshwater Fish Directive

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what estimate he has made of the net change in the use of energy likely to result from the Freshwater Fish Directive; and...

  • Fuel Poverty

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what progress has been made in tackling fuel poverty in households in the UK.

  • Greenhouse Gases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs pursuant to the answer of 5 December 2006, Official Report, column 212W, if he will place in the Library a copy of the...

  • Greyhounds

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what his Department's policy is on the British Greyhound Racing Board guidance on transport cage sizes for greyhounds; and if...

  • Illegal Timber Imports

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps he plans to take in 2007 to reduce the import of illegal timber into the UK.

  • Livestock Identification

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if he will make a statement on electronic identification of sheep.

  • Livestock Identification

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what the estimated cost is of implementing EU Regulation 21/2004, on electronic identification, for an average-sized (a)...

  • Livestock Identification

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs whether he plans to apply for a derogation from EU Regulation 21/2004 on electronic identification.

  • Livestock Identification

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what the estimated cost is of implementing EU Regulation 21/2004 on electronic identification on an average-sized flock of sheep.

  • Livestock Identification

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what the average size of a flock of sheep is in each European Union member state.

  • Nappy Waste

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what meetings officials of his Department have had with representatives from (a) the disposable nappy industry and (b) the...

  • Pollution

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how many (a) homes and (b) gardens were flooded with sewage in each of the last five years.

  • Producer Responsibility

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what plans his Department has to extend existing producer responsibility schemes to producers of single use products.

  • Rabies

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what evidence he will present to support the extension of the UK derogations from the EU Rabies Directive; and if he will...

  • Rat Population

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what estimate he has made of the rat population in England and Wales.

  • Rat Population

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what action the Government are taking to control the rat population.

  • Recycling

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what incentives are provided by his Department to encourage manufacturing companies to switch from virgin pulp to recovered paper.

  • Recycling

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (1) what assessment he has made of the effects of the increased export of UK recovered paper to China on the WRAP target...

  • Recycling

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what tonnage of recovered paper was exported to China in each year since 2000.

  • Recycling

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what progress has been made with the work of the Waste and Resources Action Programme on the collection and recycling of...

  • Recycling (1 annotation)

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if he will take steps to assess the relationship between increases in household recycling, reduced numbers of weekly refuse...

  • Recycling and Reuse Credits

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what assessment he has made of (a) the willingness of local authorities to pay recycling and reuse credits to third parties...

  • Reservoirs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what the water levels are in reservoirs in each of the water company areas.

  • Shetland Fisheries

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs which elements of state aid in support of the Shetlands fisheries are being challenged in the European Court of Justice; and...

  • South East Plan

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what action he is taking to ensure that the South East Plan will be consistent with the assessment of resources under the...

  • Statistics

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on how many occasions in the last five years the publication date of statistics produced by his Department has been changed;...

  • Warm Front

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how many pensioners in Hendon have participated in the Warm Front scheme; and if he will make a statement.

  • Waste Resources Action Programme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (1) what target was set by the Waste Resources Action Programme for diverting nappy waste from landfill (a) through the 25...

  • WEEE Directive

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if he will take steps to ensure that sales of energy-saving light bulbs are not reduced by the exemption from the Waste...