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October 2014 News

Scottish Environment Statistics Online


SESO is an online data dissemination tool, which accompanies Key Scottish Environment Statistics and is an official statistics publication.

Datasets updated with new data since 20th June 2014 are;


Key Scottish Environment Statistics 2014 (published 21st August)

This is a National Statistics publication which covers several key datasets on the state of Scotland’s environment. The data are supplemented by text covering potential environmental impacts, relevant legislation and performance against targets.



Air Quality Pollutant Inventories for England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland: 1990 – 2012 (published 9th September)

This National Atmospheric Emissions Inventory report is an Official Statistics publication produced by Aether and Ricardo-AEA for the Scottish Government, the UK Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, the Welsh Assembly Government and the Northern Ireland Department of Environment. It contains information on the emissions of seven major air pollutants for the Devolved Administrations.



Household Waste Summary Report: 2013 (published 29th September)

This is an Official Statistics publication produced annually by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) and informs the National Indicator: Reduce waste generated (http://www.scotland.gov.uk/About/Performance/scotPerforms/indicator/waste).

This publication includes information on the tonnage of household waste generated, recycled and landfilled by local authority. The publication can be found on the SEPA Household Waste page.