Unfiltered: the case for banning cigarette filters for people and planet
Now is the moment to include cigarette filters—and associated single-use plastic cigarette products—in the federal ban and finally hold tobacco companies responsible for the mess they created.
More than 20 billion cigarette butts will end up in a landfill or polluting the environment in Canada this year. Smoking has long been a major public health concern, but it’s also a rapidly growing planetary health concern. The intersection of human and environmental health risks associated with tobacco products presents an obvious Image courtesy of Pixabay