Litter Pollution Act 1997
Certain activities not prohibited.
5. — Nothing in section 3 shall be construed as prohibiting—
(a) the deposit of waste in a receptacle or place provided for the purpose of such waste,
(b) the deposit in any place of a receptacle containing any commercial, household, municipal or industrial waste for collection by or on behalf of a local authority or by another authorised waste collector within the meaning of the Waste Management Act, 1996, or
provided that reasonable care is taken to prevent the creation of litter.