MISSING CIGARETTE BUTT

These days, cigarette butts are the most common type of waste on our beaches

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How big is the problem?

12years

That’s how long it takes a cigarette butt left on the ground to decompose.

60%

60 % of cigarette butts are thrown on the ground. Society has long had the bad habit of throwing butts on the ground without realizing they are rubbish.


Missing cigarrete butt

Changing and fostering changes in your surroundings is up to you

Take a tear-off tab from the poster and give it to a friend, relative or colleague who smokes.

A meaningless gesture?

One cigarette butt may seem insignificant, but it actually has a high impact on the environment because its components represent a large percentage of the rubbish collected on the beach, making this one of the main sources of contamination.

Think about the younger generations

Cigarette butts pose a risk for children who come to the beach because they might accidentally swallow them or play with them. Do you really want your children, nieces and nephews or grandchildren to play with someone's cigarette butt?