Cigarette Butts, Not Plastic Straws, Are The Worst Contaminant Of Oceans

The Logical Indian

September 11th, 2018


About 5.5 trillion cigarettes are made with filters each year and as many as two-thirds are dumped irresponsibly. Cigarette butts are made from cellulose acetate, a type of plastic that can take decades to decompose.

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