Dear Chelmsford City Council,
Can you please let me know the volume and weight of plastic waste collected by street collection for the past 4 years.

Yours faithfully,
Peter Thurgood

Dear Chelmsford City Council,

I am still looking forward to a reply to my enquiry

Yours faithfully,

Peter Thurgood

Information Request, Chelmsford City Council

Dear Mr. Thurgood,             


I am sending this email in response to your Environmental Information
Regulations (2004) request reference IR 8782. Please use this reference in
any subsequent contact relating to this request.


I apologise for the delay in responding to your request.



Please see the below breakdown of plastic waste collected from households
and flats for the past four years:


2017/18: 2101.52 tonnes

2018/19: 2318.87 tonnes

2019/20: 2357.97 tonnes

2020/21: 2668.00 tonnes


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has been handled under the Environmental Information Regulations and
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be independently reviewed by the Director of Connected Chelmsford. You
should set out your representations in writing explaining why you are
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within 20 working days from receipt of your representations.



If you should still remain dissatisfied following the outcome of the
review, you may apply to the Information Commissioner for a decision by
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Information Commissioner’s Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF

Tel: 0303 1231113 or 01625 545745


Yours sincerely,


Heather Binns

Information Governance Officer

Chelmsford City Council


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Peter Thurgood

Dear Information Request,

Thank You

Yours sincerely,

Peter Thurgood