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Littering and flytipping

67% of fly-tipped waste comes from households. Your rubbish is your responsibility. If your waste is found dumped (even if someone else did it), you could be held responsible.



What you can do to help



Litter picking


Reducing littering in Hertfordshire

District and borough councils are running a number of initiatives, including:

  • anti litter posters in common littering areas
  • enforcement officers who can issue fixed penalty notices
  • recycling on-the-go bins in public areas
  • litter picking equipment to borrow
  • talks on littering for schools and community groups.

Visit Keep Britain Tidy to find out about national anti-littering campaigns.



What's being done in your local area?