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Fly-tipping costs London councils £22m

London has the highest number of fly-tipping incidents in England, new figures from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) suggest.It costs £22 million for local authorities in the capital to clear illegally dumped waste. New fly-tipping figures from Defra show that the number of household waste fly tips went up by 7% from last year with 557,600 incidents dealt with by local authorities. But overall fly-tipping incidents across the board went down ...