Bugs in your Bins
More than three million households in Britain have rubbish bins equipped with "waste stealth tax" technology, it was claimed last night.
Remember that , - Anyone who removed a bug and threw it away might not get their bins emptied, warned Paul Bettison, the Local Government Association's environment chief.
Mr Bettison, an advocate of charging, said: 'Removing one of these devices would not break any law as far as I know. Source
To remind you of what happened here last August and as a public service may I repost this:
So I went outside and tipped my bin over to have a look under the lip at the top - and here is what I found...
Details on the bug's abilities are here