Litter and fly-tipping in England Contents


Terms of reference


1 Introduction

Our report

2 Trends in litter and fly-tipping

Measuring litter

The cost of litter

Indirect costs

Fly-tipping trends

3 Frequently littered items

Cigarette-related litter

Chewing gum

Fast-food litter

4 Legislation and its enforcement

Penalties for litter

Penalties for fly-tipping

5 Keeping roads and highways clean

Littering and fly-tipping from vehicles

6 A strategy for change

Need for change

Behaviour change

Bin design

Towards a national litter strategy

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal Minutes


Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament