Headlines Tagged with Litter — 2,379 headlines found
A MAN fined £75 for throwing a cigarette on the ground outside his burger van in Stafford town centre now must pay more than £450. Gary Southall discarded his cigarette after having a smoke outside the Mr Sizzle food van where he was working. He was giv
Oct 17, 2014 Staffordshire Newsletter (uk)
added Oct 21, 2014 09:45
The Woking Borough Council campaign targets smokers who think stubbing out cigarettes on the ground is not littering
Oct 17, 2014 Get Surrey (uk)
added Oct 20, 2014 12:50
Surfers Against Sewage is calling for urgent and innovative new measures to rid the UK coastline of marine litter, including a ban on smoking on beaches and enforcing fines. The organisation's 'Marine Litter Report' sounds the alarm for the UK’s trashed
Oct 18, 2014 Falmouth Packet (uk)
added Oct 19, 2014 19:33
[UK] Can cigarettes be used for the GOOD of the planet? Discarded ashes remove arsenic from drinking water, scientists claim
To create a filter, scientists coated cigarette ash with aluminium oxide When they tested the material with contaminated ground water, they found it removed more than 96 per cent of the arsenic
Oct 17, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 19, 2014 11:27
Smoking should be banned on beaches to reduce litter and prevent the sea from being polluted by chemicals in discarded cigarette butts, according to the Surfers Against Sewage campaign.
Oct 16, 2014 Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 17, 2014 13:00
scientists have come up with a new low-cost, simple way to remove arsenic using leftovers from another known health threat -- cigarettes. They report their method in ACS' journal Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research.
Oct 15, 2014 EurekAlert
added Oct 15, 2014 16:02
Calderdale Cabinet last night backed a unique idea to offer litter bugs dropping cigarette butts the chance to attend stop smoking sessions rather than pay an £80 fine for littering.
Oct 14, 2014 icHuddersfield / The Huddersfield Daily Examiner (uk)
added Oct 15, 2014 07:08
The facts are: - Over 4.5 trillion cigarettes are littered worldwide each year. They are the most littered item in the world, and is the most common debris found in ocean litter trawls (as much as 40%)
Oct 13, 2014 News24 (za)
added Oct 13, 2014 13:57
A controversial project will see alcoholics and drug addicts given beer, tobacco, food and small amounts of cash in return for cleaning the streets. Social workers will work closely withÂ participants in the 'Pick Up' programme, who will collect rubbish
Oct 1, 2014 Metro Café (uk)
added Oct 1, 2014 14:29
A new park just went in ... is great and the boys love playing there, but often, while my boys are playing in that park or any other local park, there is someone smoking nearby and tobacco litter scattered on the ground.
Sep 28, 2014 Stillwater (OK) News-Press
added Sep 28, 2014 19:19