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Contaminated recycling left outside for two weeks

Reported in the Rubbish (refuse and recycling) category anonymously at 09:23, Wednesday 29 May 2019

Sent to Lewisham Borough Council 3 minutes later

Number 7 Peak Hill Gardens have contaminated their recycling, and the council have refused to collect it for the last two weeks.

The bin has been sitting on the pavement since May 14 and is now overflowing. It is attracting flies, worms, foxes and other pests.

Please can this be collected ASAP as it is becoming a health hazard.

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  • Posted by Lewisham Borough Council at 09:02, Wednesday 29 May 2019

  • Works Completed

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 15:15, Wednesday 12 June 2019

  • The bin is contaminated every single week. Filled with banana skins, soiled wrappers, and household waste that can't be recycled.

    The collectors don't even put a red notice tag on it anymore, as it has been contaminated and sat on the curb for weeks.

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously at 10:13, Wednesday 26 June 2019
    Still open, via questionnaire

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