Vaping and the Environment

cigarette butts

The tobacco industry has a major impact on the environment, ranging from cigarette butts as litter to the tune of approximately 1.7 billion tons per year to the 400,000 tons of tobacco grown on 10,000 tobacco farms with a total of 350,000 acres devoted to tobacco. Worldwide those cigarette butts account for 38% of all litter, and they are very toxic. Cigarette butts thrown into lakes have been shown to kill fish. Continue reading “Vaping and the Environment”