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Solar powered litter bins text refuse collectors when full

Solar powered bins, that automatically text refuse collectors when they're 80% full, are being used on the streets of central London.

The council is investing an extra £300,000 in street cleaning Credit: Westminster City Council

Westminster City Council is installing 4 new bins at Trevor Place, Berkeley Square, Belgrave Square, Ennismore Gardens. They also have eight times the capacity of a normal bin because the bins automatically compact the rubbish.

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