Our Work with Industry

Fidra has been speaking to companies around the Firth of Forth to raise awareness of Operation Clean Sweep, encourage sign up and identify solutions to potential problems. We are now keen to expand our engagement to other areas of Scotland and the UK.


Fidra’s approach

We take a constructive, solutions-based approach to plastic pellet loss. To help us to do this, we greatly value open discussion and feedback from industry. In particular, we would like to understand companies’ perception of OCS, any potential barriers for those wishing to engage with the scheme and how these could be overcome. Understanding this will help us better engage with the wider industry.

We also work with member bodies/trade associations to raise awareness and engage with government on how they foresee the uptake of OCS being enhanced.

Does your company handle pellets?

Find out more about Operation Clean Sweep on the websites for Britain, Europe and the US. Here you will find material such as the OCS manual, useful check-lists and the form to sign on to the pledge.

Contact us: Our projects officer, Maddy Berg, will be happy to provide further information and discuss any concerns or queries you may have.

Contact us using our online form here, or call us on: 01620 895677

Follow Fidra SCIO on LinkedIn to keep up to date with the latest OCS news.

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