Contact the Environment Agency for:

  • free advice on the handling and disposal of hazardous waste by calling 08708 506 506
  • emergencies and major spillages, call 0800 807060.

To report discarded needles, please call 0121 368 1177 between 8am and 5.30pm, Monday to Friday.

Please note that the council is only responsible for the removal of needles from council land.

For information and advice about drug related issues, see the alcohol and drugs advice page.