Use of pesticides by council

Juliet Ferguson made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Clyde Gateway as part of a batch sent to 210 authorities

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Clyde Gateway Nid oedd gan y wybodaeth y gofynnwyd amdani.

Dear Information Officer,

This is a request under the Environmental Information Regulations 2004. I would like to request the following information:

Do you manage your open spaces yourself or are they are outsourced?

If they are outsourced, what is the name of the company/companies that manage them?

What is your policy for weed control in the open spaces - parks, sports fields, grass verges etc?
Do you use herbicides containing glyphosate eg Roundup, Weedol etc
If yes, what do you use
What areas have been sprayed with herbicides containing glyphosate?
What is your policy on the use of glyphosate?
What precautions were taken ahead of its use?

For the calendar years 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022, please can you tell me:

The volume of these herbicides you have you used
The cost

I would like to receive the information electronically - preferably in an Excel format. If you feel that a substantive response to this request is not possible within a reasonable time frame, or the request is too broad or too vague, I would be grateful if you could contact me and provide assistance as to how I could refine the request.

Many thanks.

Juliet Ferguson

Clyde Gateway Enquiries, Clyde Gateway

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within 5 working days from today.  However, if you need any further
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contacting our main reception 0141 276 1573 and we will endeavour to
assist you.

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Logan, Lesley Ann (Clyde Gateway), Clyde Gateway

2 Atodiad

FAO Juliet Ferguson,

 

Dear Ms Ferguson,

 

I refer to your email (copied below) sent to Clyde Gateway Enquiries
inbox, entitled formation request - Use of pesticides by council.  Please
note that Clyde Gateway URC is not a council therefore I am unable to
respond to your request.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Lesley-Ann Logan

 

From: Juliet Ferguson <[1][FOI #875028 email]>

Sent: 01 July 2022 16:36

To: Clyde Gateway Enquiries <[2][email address]>

Subject: Freedom of Information request - Use of pesticides by council

 

Dear Information Officer,

 

This is a request under the Environmental Information Regulations 2004. I
would like to request the following information:

 

Do you manage your open spaces yourself or are they are outsourced?

 

If they are outsourced, what is the name of the company/companies that
manage them?

 

What is your policy for weed control in the open spaces - parks, sports
fields, grass verges etc?

Do you use herbicides containing glyphosate eg Roundup, Weedol etc If yes,
what do you use What areas have been sprayed with herbicides containing
glyphosate?

What is your policy on the use of glyphosate?

What precautions were taken ahead of its use?

 

For the calendar years 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022, please can you
tell me:

 

The volume of these herbicides you have you used The cost

 

I would like to receive the information electronically - preferably in an
Excel format. If you feel that a substantive response to this request is
not possible within a reasonable time frame, or the request is too broad
or too vague, I would be grateful if you could contact me and provide
assistance as to how I could refine the request.

 

Many thanks.

 

Juliet Ferguson

 

 

Lesley-Ann Logan FCA

Senior Manager – Finance & Corporate Services

 

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