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Report of a large plastic chemical container on side of trunk road near Marker Post 68 B A38 - Just south of Bittaford.

Reported via desktop in the Litter category anonymously at 15:32, Sunday 28 February 2021

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later

Report of large chemical container on roadside. moved to side of the road by a patroller.

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  • Thank you for contacting Highways England. concerning the container on the roadside of the A38 just south of Bittaford.

    Highways England, as the government owned company is responsible for the Strategic Road Network in England. Under the Environmental Protection Act 1990, we’re responsible for collecting litter on England’s motorways and a small number of trunk roads, local authorities are responsible for collecting litter on most all-purpose trunk roads.

    Flytipping and litter removal on the A38 is the responsibility of the local authority, which would be South Hams District Council.

    If you require any further information please contact our Customer Contact Centre on 0300 123 5000 or

    Kind regards

    Highways England

    Posted by National Highways at 13:26, Monday 1 March 2021

  • State changed to: No further action

    Updated by National Highways at 13:26, Monday 1 March 2021

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