Headlines Tagged with Litter — 2,791 headlines found
[UK] Smokers warned about the damaging effects of nicotine...on defenceless trees in Frinton's former leafy Connaught Avenue
SMOKERS who drop cigarette butts in tree enclosures are warned their mindless actions could kill young roots. An unofficial safeguarding warning is being voiced across Frinton to prevent new trees from being poisoned soon after they are planted.
Apr 19, 2017 Clacton and Frinton Gazette (uk)
added Apr 19, 2017 21:59
[California] CSUF Fresh Air Advocates pick up 18,343 cigarette butts to promote a smoke-free, healthy campus
Apr 17, 2017 Daily Titan (Cal State Fullerton)
added Apr 18, 2017 13:21
We believe that councils and the wider public sector, as well as manufacturers and associated trade bodies, need to think about ways to address this litter issue. We are mindful that such discussions should be compliant with the World Health Organisati
Apr 11, 2017 GOV.UK
added Apr 11, 2017 15:00
[UK] CLEAN BREAK You could be fined up to £150 for dropping a cigarette under new litterbug laws that could also see drivers held responsible for passengers hurling garbage out of your car
The new measures are being consulted on as part of a national litter strategy, and will also see councils update “binfrastructure” with new designs and better distribution of public litter bins to make it easier for people to discard rubbish.
Apr 11, 2017 The Sun (uk)
added Apr 11, 2017 14:57
Whether it’s cigarette ends or crisp packets, litter spoils our streets and blights our green spaces. ...The strategy we have just launched, the first of its kind in England, is designed to clean up our streets, making England an even better place to liv
Apr 11, 2017 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 11, 2017 14:55
Lack of awareness of the environmental impact of cigarette butt litter has caused the littering rate of cigarette butts to grow to 65% in recent years and continues to be an emerging concern.
Apr 7, 2017 Keep America Beautul
added Apr 10, 2017 18:59
Keep America Beautiful...announced an average 60 percent reduction in cigarette litter in communities that implemented its Cigarette Litter Prevention Program in 2016, a 10 percent increase over the 2015 program results. The Cigarette Litter Prevention Pr
Apr 7, 2017 CleanLink
added Apr 7, 2017 16:30
MORE than 350 people have been slapped with £75 fines for dropping cigarette butts in Worcester since October, it has emerged. The litter blitz has seen Worcester City Council dish out a staggering £27,375 in on-the-spot penalties during the last six mon
Apr 1, 2017 Worcester News (Newsquest [Worcester) Limited] (uk)
added Apr 1, 2017 22:01
Thirty-three businesses along the city’s Broadway corridor have already signed up for the “Can Your Butts” campaign, which provides participants with posters, pocket ashtrays and cigarette waste receptacles.
Apr 1, 2017 Long Beach (CA) Press-Telegram
added Apr 1, 2017 21:43
The City of Long Beach took new measures to curb littering and promote recycling by unveiling the first cigarette butt waste receptacle of the Can Your Butts program at Gallagher’s Pub and Grill on Broadway Friday afternoon. Second District Councilmembe
Apr 1, 2017 Long Beach (CA) Post
added Apr 1, 2017 18:06