Back to all reports

10 plus drums of oil/chemical dumped on the verge

Reported via desktop in the Flytipping (off-road) category anonymously at 10:53, Fri 3 December 2021

Received by Buckinghamshire Council moments later

There are 10 plus 25 ltr clear plastic drums dumped along the verge of the lane. these drums are full of chemical (suspect old engine oil) and are concerned about possible leaks in the drainage ditch and surrounding grassland/hedge. they arrear to have been thrown from a moving vehicle, as they are spread haphazardly along the lane for approx 300 yards

RSS feed of updates to this problem Receive email when updates are left on this problem.


  • This problem has still not been resolved, with more drums now dumped in the last week.

    Posted anonymously at 12:27, Fri 17 December 2021

  • Thank you for taking the time to report this issue. If you can provide additional information on the report you have made, which you do not wish to be shown on the public site, please send an email to
    Did you witness the fly tipping? If so, do you have any vehicle registration or distinguishing features?
    Eye witness reports are the most effective way of achieving successful prosecutions. Can you provide any additional information that may help with investigations?
    Please be aware that reports are automatically closed after 21 days to avoid duplication. Should you find for any reason that your report has not been actioned within this period; please resubmit your request and highlight the exact issue so that we can look further into the matter. We will ensure that this is dealt with as a priority.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 01:12, Sat 25 December 2021

This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.