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Ayuntamiento de Madrid | Increase of the monitoring and control of illegal dumping

 

 Madrid


ACR+ member, Madrid, has announced on 11 October 2016 the intention to enhance the surveillance over illegal dumping and the detection of this illegal practice in the areas that might determinate an environmental harm to the population. The environmental unit of the Municipal Police will be in charge of coordinating the activities and will be supported by the special traffic unit.

In order to prevent the mismanagement of waste, the police officers will verify the compliance of waste transport permission of waste management vehicles with the current registration.  In addition every evidences of illegal waste detected by district agents will be reported to the environmental unit in order to optimise the monitoring process and prevent new illegal dumpsite.

Sourcewww.madrid.es (in Spanish)