Headlines Tagged with Litter — 2,792 headlines found
Brazil plans to clean up Copacabana and Ipanema ahead of next year’s World Cup by imposing fines of up to £40 for dropping a cigarette. Littering on the Rio beaches will incur a maximum penalty of £810. The move has taken locals, who live in a city with
Nov 10, 2013 Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 12, 2013 17:10
A campaign launched exactly a year ago to install special cigarette extinguishers across Paris and to fine smokers who drop their butts in the streets is a long way from coming to fruition.
Nov 1, 2013 France 24 (fr)
added Nov 1, 2013 14:50
Tobacco giants should be fined for their part in littering Swedish streets, as smokers discard cigarette butts numbering about a billion a year, according to an environmental action group. An estimated billion cigarette butts are discarded onto Swedis
Jul 28, 2013 The Local Europe (se)
added Jul 28, 2013 20:46
vaping could help us solve our e-waste problems. Consider the reach of the big tobacco companies, which extends to almost every convenience store in the world. If they invest in a vast infrastructure to capture their own e-waste, we likewise ought to map
Jun 13, 2013 PC Magazine
added Jun 13, 2013 10:50
1. 2,117,931 cigarettes/cigarette filters
May 16, 2013 The Ocean Conservancy
added May 16, 2013 03:43
A study of discarded packs throughout Britain by MSIntelligence, a Geneva-based company, found that just over 26 per cent of cigarettes had avoided tax in the last quarter of 2012, compared with 19.3 per cent in the same period a year ago.
Mar 4, 2013 Times Of London (uk)
added Mar 4, 2013 06:27
Virginia’s Senate has approved legislation that would permit localities to tell smokers to butt out at public beaches. Sen. Ralph Northam, D-Norfolk, said his SB 1253 was inspired by Virginia Beach civic league fed up with the sight of cigarette detritu
Feb 4, 2013 Norfolk (VA) Virginian-Pilot
added Feb 4, 2013 22:36
A recent Surfrider Foundation cleanup, at Prado beaches, near the city of Marseille on France’s Mediterranean coast was designed to highlight the insidious effects of one particular source of pollution – cigarette butts.
Jul 30, 2012 DigitalJournal.com (blog)
added Jul 31, 2012 14:08
Patients turning up for cancer treatment have to walk through cigarette smoke and past the litter of discarded butts, according to a report. The Daily Record photographed a number of smokers outside the Beatson Cancer Centre in Glasgow
Jul 9, 2012 SafetySignSupplies.co.uk (uk)
added Jul 9, 2012 11:55
Coun. Tony Mancini has discovered a program adopted by Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver he thinks could work in Halifax.
Jun 8, 2017 CBC News (ca)
added Jun 8, 2017 20:22