Freedom of information response

Mattress Flytipping

Publication date: 
Thursday 14 November 2019
Request: 

1. A breakdown of the amount of fly-tipping or dumped rubbish reports you have received containing the words 'mattress' or 'mattresses' in the description of the incident for the years 2018 and 2019 in Grays.

2. The number of reported fly-tipping incidents in the years 2018 and 2019 in Grays.

Response: 

1. April 2018-March 2019 we received 652 reports of fly-tips in Grays 60 of which were mattresses

2. April 2019-September 2019 we received 175 reports of fly-tips in Grays 22 of which were mattresses

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Request reference:
FOI 9518