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Waste and recycling

Find Household Waste Recycling Centres (Tips) in Hertfordshire 

The county council has two separate responsibilities for waste: waste disposal and waste planning.

Household waste and recycling is collected by district and borough councils.

It is then disposed of by the county council, which also runs Household Waste Recycling Centres.

For practical advice about waste and recycling please visit the WasteAware website.

Veolia decides to challenge New Barnfield decision

Veolia has informed the county council (on 14 August) that they have decided to launch a legal challenge to the Secretary of State's decision.

Household Waste Recycling Centre consultation now closed

We have been consulting on changes to our recycling centres. The consultation closed on Sunday 3 August, with over 5,000 responses received

Plans for dealing with Hertfordshire’s waste turned down

Veolia's proposals to build a recycling and energy recovery facility at New Barnfield, Hatfield have been turned down by the Secretary of State.