fly-tipping


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fly-tipping

n
the deliberate dumping of rubbish in an unauthorized place
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fly-tipping

[ˌflaɪˈtɪpɪŋ] Ndescarga f (ilegal) de basura
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Council bosses say the increased opening hours have cut the amount of fly-tipping almost in half.
Big increase in fly-tipping reported to Kirklees Council.
REPORTS of fly-tipping incidents in Coventry have increased 47 per cent in a year.
Ten officers were lost from the service which previously covered fly-tipping when it was amalgamated into the Street Enforcement Team in February 2016.
WALKERS enjoying the beautiful countryside of Mid Wales are being urged to take action and report any sightings of fly-tipping while out on their countryside walks.
Hundreds of incidents of fly-tipping were reported to Stirling Council last year.
Fly-tipping was reported to environment chiefs more than 8,000 times in just six years.
FLY-TIPPING incidents have risen almost 40% in five years, councils have warned as they called for tougher sentences for people who illegally dump waste.
Those who commit fly-tipping offences have been previously described by the Environment Agency as having "no soul, no moral compass about what is right or wrong" and were "purely motivated by greed and self-interest".
Fly-tipping problem likely to get bigger The issue of fly-tipping in and around Wishaw has once again been in the spotlight.
A total of 43,529 reports of fly-tipping have been made to Cardiff council from April 2012 to December 2018 - but there have only been 29 prosecutions for the offence in that time.
FEWER than 30 prosecutions for fly-tipping have been made in Cardiff despite tens of thousands of reports being made over the past seven years.