Stop Illegal Dumping

Dumping is Illegal

Dumping trash in unauthorized locations is unsightly and can cause major public health and safety concerns. It is also illegal and punishable by the Texas Health and Safety Code 365.

Report It

Reports are the primary way to eliminate illegal dumping. Submitting one is easy and only a few details are needed such as the type of waste and the location. Report illegal dumping anonymously by calling:

1-888-335-DUMP

You can also report an illegal dump site online at:

www.reportdfwdumping.org

*Bookmark www.reportdfwdumping.org on your phone and report from the location:

 

Alternatives

Placing your waste in the proper place is the best way to combat illegal dumping. Contact your city or county for program specific information regarding curbside programs, recycling, and other alternatives.

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
www.tceq.state.tx.us

Texas Health and Safety Code 365
www.statutes.legis.state.tx.us/

Keep America Beautiful
www.kab.org