FOI request (FOIR-161013577)
Contaminated recycling bins
Requested Fri 06 December 2019
Responded Thu 19 December 20191. How many recycling bins have been rejected by your council over the past 12 months due to contamination?2. How many fines have been given out over the past 12 months, and the total monetary amount of fines set in past 12 months for contaminated recycling bins?3. How much have rejected recycling bins cost the council over the past 12 months?
Would you have figures for questions 1, 2 and 3 for the years from 2014 - 2019?
Q1 - 427 Contaminated reports from 1st July 2019 - 11th December 2019. Hastings Borough Council (HBC) do not hold any information prior to this date due to a change in contractor.
Information relating to crew reports is owned and managed by the contractor which was Kier from July 2013 to 30th June 2019. Our contract is now with Biffa.
Q2 - Zero, HBC do not issue fines for contaminated bins
Q3 - Zero, HBC do not pay for the disposal of waste, this would be East Sussex County Council www.eastsussex.gov.uk
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