§ Mr. Nigel Griffiths
To ask the President of the Board of Trade (1) what assessment he has made of the National Consumer Council report on green claims; 
(2) what plans he has to implement the National Consumer Council's recommendations on green claims and to amend the Trade Descriptions Act 1968. 
Mr. John M. Taylor
The report referred to was jointly commissioned from the National Consumer Council by my Department and the Department of the Environment. The Government will be responding to the report as soon as possible following its publication.