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[Canada] Vancouverites can now be fined $500 for improperly discarding cigarettes

From now on, Vancouver Fire & Rescue Services says a fine of $500 can be levied against anyone who discards burning material that creates a hazardous situation. Anyone tossing cigarettes or other burning material onto grass, vegetation or debris can be
GlobalTV (ca)
added May 19, 2017 15:05
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[New York] Seaway Valley Prevention Council hosting cigarette butt clean-up day May 20

The city’s parks and recreation department is partnering with the Seaway Valley Prevention Council to host a cigarette butt clean-up day at Kids Kingdom on Saturday, May 20, from 10 a.m.-noon.
North Country (NY) This Week
added May 17, 2017 15:30
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[UK] Litter 'Stasi' are handing out 380 spot fines a day as concerns grow over private wardens given police-style powers

Fines for dropping cigarette butts account for 90 per cent of fines in most areas... Fixed penalties can be charged for spitting, dropping cigarette butts, failure to display a no smoking sign
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 13, 2017 01:47
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[UK] 'WHERE DO THEY THINK I'LL GET THE MONEY FROM?' Mum’s fury after being slapped with £1k fine for dropping a cigarette butt when she can’t afford carpets for her son’s bedroom

Chelsie Lawton, 26, was spotted stubbing a fag out outside a shopping centre by an environmental crime officer, and issued with an on-the-spot £80 fine.
The Sun (uk)
added May 11, 2017 20:08
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[UK] Hare spotted enjoying a cigarette break

What made it even weirder is that at the time, Michael, 45, was on his own ciggy break, so it looked like the hare was joining him. But in reality it was probably a bit of straw and not a roll-up, he said.
Metro Café (uk)
added May 11, 2017 19:50
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[Asia, India] Delhi University students to recycle cigarette butts

Enactus SVC, through its project “CiggB”, will collect and recycle cigarette butts. Apart from saving the environment, the process will also generate wages for the poor. The team has around seven female and four male rag pickers as their beneficiary targ
Asian Age (in)
added May 11, 2017 14:44
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[UK] Smokers fined for littering Nuneaton town centre streets

ALMOST 200 fines have been dished out, mostly to smokers, for littering the streets of Nuneaton and Bedworth town centres. Latest figures have revealed that in the first three month of this year 196 people have been caught out by litter wardens – almost
Nuneaton News (uk)
added May 11, 2017 13:09
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[California] Surfrider Foundation Aims to Eliminate Cigarette Littering with Print PSAs

Surfrider Foundation...teamed up with gyro San Francisco in an effort to de-normalise the act of littering cigarettes and to get people thinking... The campaign, entitled 'Snuffed Out Marine Life', seeks to raise awareness and open a dialogue about this
Little Black Book (LBBonline)
added May 4, 2017 15:22
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[UK] Hart District Council launches crack down on dog fouling and littering offences

Anyone caught will face a fine of £50 for not clearing up after their dog and £75 for throwing down litter, including cigarette butts
getHampshire (Aldershot News & Mail Group) (uk)
added May 4, 2017 14:03
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SEC FILINGS DETAILS 04/26/2017

New: FYI — Chairman’s remarks to shareholders at BAT’s Annual General Meeting...Be tobacco free. Know a youth group? Here’s what you need to present RDRN.
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Apr 26, 2017 21:17
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