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Recycle for Dacorum roadshow dates

Look out for the new Recycle for Dacorum waste collection information leaflet

Over the first two weeks in August we will be delivering a leaflet explaining the new Recycle for Dacorum waste collection service. The leaflet introduces what the new service will look like, gives information about the local roadshows and answers some of the most popular questions.
Find out more about the changes to your collection service, view the leaflet and find answers to your frequently asked questions.

Win an iPad mini 16GB in our Billboard Design Competition!

We need your help to design a vehicle billboard to promote the new Recycle for Dacorum waste service. We need brand new designs for our vehicles that will explain the new service or promote recycling in a glance. 

See our  Billboard Competition design pack (PDF 3244KB) for a full design brief, how to enter, rules of entry and a template for your design.

Entries close on Friday 3 October 2014.This competition is sponsored by Dennis Eagle Ltd.

Waste collection calendars

You should have a waste collection calendar for April 2014 to November 2014.

If you do not have a calendar go to our waste collection calendars page to view yours.

Sign up for waste text alerts

Receive up-to-date information about your refuse and recycling collection straight to your mobile phone.

Text 'DBC waste [your house number] [your postcode]' to 60777

Find out more about signing up to the waste text alert service 

Report a missed collection

If your wheeled bins or recycling boxes have not been collected (but were out on the boundary and not contaminated with the wrong items) you can let us know via our online forms.

Report a missed collection for your property

Order a replacement bin or recycling box

If one of your wheeled bins or boxes has gone missing, you can order a replacement from us using our online reporting system.

Request a replacement wheeled bin or recycling box for your property.

If in doubt, leave it out - green wheeled bin contamination

Please only place the correct items in the green wheeled bin. At the moment there is a problem with the amount of plastic ending up in the green bin. Check what can go in your green wheeled bin.  

We are committed to providing a service that you can rely on.

Related links 

Hertfordshire WasteAware 
Recycle Now 

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