In order to assist local authorities understand their own role as an enforcement authority under the Fluorinated Greenhouse Gas Regulations 2015 ("the F Gas Regulations"), it is proposed to have a half day training/information event to be held at SEPA’s Stirling Office on the 20th March 2018. This will be an all morning event with a planned start time of 10am and will run until not later than 1pm.
The F gas Regulations name the Scottish Ministers, SEPA and Local Authorities as the enforcing authorities in Scotland.
The choice of this theme is very relevant as on 6th March 2017 Margaret Chan, Director General WHO launched a worldwide campaign to tackle air pollution as the ‘major public health issue of our generation’.
WHO states that poor quality air affects more than 80% of the world’s population.
A two-day conference from the Royal Society for Public Health and Institute of Cruise Ship Medicine
This conference brings together experts in their field to share with delegates the current thinking on pathogens of most potential risk, essential updates on the legislation and guidance, the threat of Norovirus and influenza, risk assessments, the legal consequences, current case studies, water safety hazards, systems and procedures and the views of the travel industry, with the aim to promote an enjoyable, healthy and stress-free experience for the traveller.