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ENVIRONMENTAL CLAIMS ON PRODUCTS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 681: tabled on 28 March 1996

Tabled in the 1995-96 session.

This motion has been signed by 82 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House congratulates the National Consumer Council on their report Green Claims which reveals that people are being hoodwinked by false and misleading environmental claims on products; urges manufacturers to review their labelling practices and avoid making environmental claims that are unverifiable and vague, woolly, specious or misleading; and calls on the Government to take action to stop companies who persist in trying to con consumers in this way.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1996
North East Derbyshire
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
York
Boyes, Roland
Labour
Signed on 16 April 1996
Houghton and Washington
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 3 April 1996
Manchester, Withington
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 March 1996
Gordon
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Birmingham, Northfield
Caborn, Mr Richard
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Sheffield Central
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 24 April 1996
Cambridge
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 April 1996
North East Fife
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Blyth Valley
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 2 May 1996
Workington
Carlile, Alex
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 April 1996
Montgomery
Chisholm, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Edinburgh, Leith
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 1 April 1996
Barnsley West and Penistone
Coffey, Ann
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Stockport
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Leyton
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 16 April 1996
Falkirk East
Corbett, Mr Robin
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Birmingham, Erdington
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 2 April 1996
Islington North
Corston, Jean
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Bristol East
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 2 April 1996
Easington
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Coventry South East
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 2 April 1996
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Eagle, Angela
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Wallasey
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 18 April 1996
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Newport West
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 1 April 1996
Glasgow, Maryhill
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Ilford South
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Walthamstow
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 1 April 1996
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 3 April 1996
Bridgend
Gunnell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 30 April 1996
Morley and Leeds South
Hall, Mr Mike
Labour
Signed on 17 April 1996
Warrington South
Hanson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Delyn
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 3 April 1996
Wentworth
Hill, Keith
Labour
Signed on 1 April 1996
Streatham
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 2 April 1996
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Helen
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Jamieson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Plymouth, Devonport
Jones, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 1 April 1996
Alyn and Deeside
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 30 April 1996
Clwyd South West
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 March 1996
Ross, Cromarty and Skye
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Worsley
Litherland, Robert
Labour
Signed on 1 April 1996
Manchester Central
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1996
Brent East
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 25 April 1996
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Lynne, Liz
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 April 1996
Rochdale
Maclennan, Mr Robert
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 March 1996
Caithness and Sutherland
MacShane, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1996
Rotherham
Madden, Max
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Bradford West
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 2 April 1996
Halifax
Marshall, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Leicester South
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 19 April 1996
Makerfield
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 2 April 1996
Sheffield, Heeley
Moonie, Dr Lewis
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Kirkcaldy
Morgan, Mr Rhodri
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Cardiff West
Morley, Mr Elliot
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Glanford and Scunthorpe
Mudie, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Leeds East
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Nuneaton
Pickthall, Mr Colin
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
West Lancashire
Prentice, Bridget
Labour
Signed on 2 April 1996
Lewisham East
Purchase, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Wolverhampton North East
Radice, Mr Giles
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
North Durham
Ruddock, Joan
Labour
Signed on 2 April 1996
Lewisham, Deptford
Stevenson, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Stoke-on-Trent South
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 March 1996
Truro
Timms, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Newham North East
Tipping, Paddy
Labour
Signed on 2 April 1996
Sherwood
Touhig, Mr Don
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Islwyn
Trickett, Jon
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Hemsworth
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Wolverhampton South East
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 April 1996
North Cornwall
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 April 1996
Orkney and Shetland
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 2 April 1996
Liverpool, West Derby
Wigley, Mr Dafydd
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 16 April 1996
Caernarfon
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1996
Swansea West

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.