Discarded cigarette butts are the most widespread man-made pollutant, according to study

Cigarette butts litter the street in Rochefort, France, June 14, 2018. The French government wants to end the bane of discarded cigarette butts and will impose new regulations unless tobacco companies come up with proposals to reduce their number. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau - RC17EF1C9680

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Ellen Cranley
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