In America illegal dumping is a major concern in many parts of the country. It is when people dump trash and waste illegally in places where it does not belong, such as at parks, on the side of the road, or even on other people’s private property.
It’s basically littering on a much larger and more egregious scale. Whereas tossing a wrapper on the ground is littering, tossing eight large bags filled with trash off the back of a pickup truck is considered dumping.
For the most part, it is oftentimes construction materials, larger furniture, appliances, and car parts that get dumped. Read the full story here ▶