Headlines Tagged with Litter — 2,836 headlines found
And after the doctor's appeal on grounds he was littering was rejected this week at Chester Crown Court, the judge added another £120 to his overall fine. Cllr Janet Clowes, from Chester East Council, said: "While this may seem like a large fine for dro
Nov 9, 2017 The Sun (uk)
added Nov 9, 2017 18:01
North Yorkshire County Council is seeking to extend the number of public places where smoking is outlawed. Its public health team has launched a Smokefree Places Fund, with grants available to bodies permitted to impose the ban.
Nov 7, 2017 Craven Herald (uk)
added Nov 8, 2017 16:20
will experiment with smoking restrictions at various train stations in response to customer complaints about second-hand smoke and cigarette butts on platforms impacting on comfort.
Nov 2, 2017 Le News (ch)
added Nov 3, 2017 01:57
Cigarette butts leach toxic chemicals into the environment including lead, arsenic, and nicotine - the same toxic chemicals found in secondhand smoke. These small and poisonous items represent 34 percent of the total litter collected in California. The
Nov 2, 2017 SurferToday (uk)
added Nov 3, 2017 00:05
"This is the most polluted item picked up on the beach," creator Taylor Lane told the Orange County Register. "And no one thinks twice that you can do anything with it." Lane, 24, from Santa Cruz had the top entry amid an assortment of boards made from
Oct 23, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Oct 24, 2017 13:41
“We’re only doing this to help make Butte a healthier place,”...Electronic cigarettes and smokeless tobacco reduce harm caused by cigarettes to the user by more than 90 percent because the majority of cancer-causing chemicals and toxins from smoking are r
Oct 21, 2017 Libertarian Republic
added Oct 21, 2017 22:39
[Australia] Shane Warne risks a fine as he smokes a cigarette and then throws it on the ground before driving off in his flash Mercedes in Melbourne
He was once paid $200,000 to give up cigarettes. But Shane Warne's smoking habit is still sparking, the former cricketer spotted puffing on a cancer stick in Melbourne on Wednesday. The 48-year-old threw his cigarette on the ground when he was finished
Oct 19, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 19, 2017 21:37
Crowded Cities has devised a trash receptacle that trains crows to throw away cigarette butts for a reward. The receptacle is called the Crowbar. A crow places a cigarette butt into a bin, which then senses the butt and dispenses a peanut. Cigarette b
Oct 19, 2017 azfamily.com (Newschannel 3)
added Oct 19, 2017 18:58
Guernsey Police and the St Peter Port Parish Constables have relaunched a campaign designed to rid the town's pavements and roads of cigarette butts. People seen smoking will now be given pouches to properly dispose of their cigarette ends.
Oct 19, 2017 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Oct 19, 2017 10:35
[Australia] BARNSLEY/WALTERS: Filters: a cigarette engineering hoax that harms both smokers and the environment
We must not mislead Australians about a “safer” cigarette. There isn’t one. But without filters, the number of lethal lung cancers may be reduced, more smokers would quit because of the harsh taste, and fewer young people would start smoking.
Oct 15, 2017 The Conversation (au)
added Oct 17, 2017 01:13