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Waste Disposal

Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

UIN 50667, tabled on 16 September 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what data his Department holds on the number of bulky household waste collections carried out by local authorities in England.

Answered on

21 September 2021

Defra does not collect information on the number of bulky household waste collections in England.

However, Defra does collect data on the tonnages of bulky household residual waste and bulky items of household recycling collected from the kerbside.

This information is published as part of Local Authority waste management statistics, available here: WasteDataFlow - Local Authority waste management on data.gov.uk

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