NoButts.org Print Campaign
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(Left) Cigarette butts contaminate water. Cigarette filters are commonly mistaken for food by many animals. Toxic chemicals from discarded cigarette butts found in our water supply have concentrations of more than 0.125 butts per liter, or about one cigarette butt per every two gallons of water on this earth.
(Right) Cigarette butts feed the unsuspecting. Cigarette filters are commonly mistaken for food by many animals. These filters have been determined to pass toxic waste to humans through ingestion of meat products, ultimately exposing the consumer to deadly chemicals like ammonia and cadmium.
Cigarette butts don’t disappear. Cigarette filters are commonly mistaken for food by many animals. These filters are poisoning the earth’s water supply, including any water used in your home, with chemicals like Toluene (used in gasoline) and formaldehyde (used to preserve the dead).
Cigarette butts kill wildlife. Cigarette filters are commonly mistaken for food by many animals. Approximately 98% of all cigarette filters are processed with a substance known as “cellulose acetate”, a form of plastic that will be on this earth longer than you will live.
Cigarette butts feed the unsuspecting. Cigarette filters are commonly mistaken for food by many animals. The worldwide annual consumption of cigarettes creates enough waste to fill more than 2.8 billion liters. In less than a decade, over 18% of the earth’s water supply will be contaminated.
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