Headlines Tagged with Litter — 2,809 headlines found
So far, over 90% of the tickets issued have been for dropping cigarette ends. There have been complaints about this, with some smokers believing this to be unfair, and that cigarette ends aren’t really litter. But they are. And what’s more, they’re far m
Apr 5, 2018 Hastings Observer (uk)
added Apr 5, 2018 14:49
In the March Liverpool Council meeting, a motion was addressed regarding complaints from residents about the impact smoking had at Liverpoool’s Macquarie Mall. The motion was carried to collate community feedback in the form of a survey to help council
Apr 3, 2018 Liverpool City Champion (au)
added Apr 4, 2018 16:56
Youth organizations and middle school faculty members who get off their butts might get a $100 mini-grant from the La Crosse Area Health Initiative in its third annual initiative to pick up cigarette butts in connection with Earth Day.
Apr 4, 2018 La Crosse (WI) Tribune
added Apr 4, 2018 16:55
The city of Guri has developed a machine that transforms cigarette butts into compost and is now trialing the technology on government office grounds. Placed inside a smoking booth, the machine is the first of its kind to be implemented in South Korea.
Mar 27, 2018 Korea Bizwire (kr)
added Mar 30, 2018 19:01
[Australia] 'Get your sh*t together!' Two 13-year-old girls go to extreme measures after becoming fed up with people throwing their cigarette butts on the ground
A make-shift ashtray popped up in Chippendale on Thursday, drawing attention to the enormous amount of cigarette butts discarded on the streets of the inner-city Sydney suburb. 'This many cigarettes found within one block of Chippendale, get your sh*t
Mar 29, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 29, 2018 17:26
the volunteers, including 17-year-old Boone Walker (inset) with the IGNITS Youth Group, donned disposable gloves and picked up cigarette butts and trash around the Boone County Courthouse.
Mar 23, 2018 Harrison (AR) Daily Times
added Mar 23, 2018 21:37
The increase in numbers, up from 35.3 million in 2017, has caused a large amount of damage to the islands as tourism increases... The smoking ban will come into place from November 1 after over 138,000 butts were found on one beach in September. Feedin
Mar 20, 2018 Daily Express (uk)
added Mar 21, 2018 13:45
Billions of cigarettes — about 267 billion in 2015 — are smoked each year in the United States. They are the most littered item in the country. The waste from cigarettes can leach toxic chemicals into the environment, leading to land, water and air pollut
Mar 6, 2018 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 7, 2018 21:47
The country has 357 beaches nationwide and environmentalists have been lobbying the government to protect them from the evils of litter and cigarette butts The beaches protected by the law span 15 provinces located along the Andaman coast and the Gulf
Feb 1, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 1, 2018 18:54
City Manager Michael Capabianco said the city is considering instituting a ban on smoking at the beach and the boardwalk, citing public health concerns and also the amount of trash generated by improperly discarded cigarettes.
Jan 26, 2018 Asbury Park (NJ) Press
added Jan 26, 2018 12:33