There's calls to install CCTV to tackle the crime.
Frequent dumping in a midlands town is being labelled as a "disgrace."
Independent Councillor Sean O'Brien says glass bottles, baby clothes and mattresses are being littered along the banks of the Canal in Tullamore.
He's calling for the installation of CCTV in the area to deter further dumping and to help identify any culprits.
The Tullamore rep says Offaly County Council have no other option but to install cameras: