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ref date:12 Oct 2001 (ENV)
Fish farms causing massive pollution off Scotland

There have been warnings concerning nitrogen rich pollution, algal blooms and unacceptable levels of antibiotics entering the food chain from several environmental groups in Scotland over the years.

It seems now that the farming of cod and perhaps even haddock may make a serious situation even worse from an environmental standpoint.

With 6500 jobs at stake and the empty plates of fish supper fans to be filled who can say whether the environment will even be a concern?