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New Report Shows Environmental Impact of Cigarette Waste

March 1, 2023

Via: Waste360

A new report by the National Institute of Cancer Prevention and Research (NICPR) has found that tobacco waste is a major environmental hazard in India, with millions of cigarette butts and other tobacco products being discarded every day.

The report, titled “Tobacco Waste: An Environmental Hazard in India,” reveals that India is the world’s second-largest consumer and producer of tobacco products, with an estimated 267 million tobacco users.

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