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[Irish Examiner] , Slater, Sarah Environmental group appeals with local authorities nationwide to ban smoking on beaches. (12 Nov 2019)

URL: https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland...

...Cigarettes filters, which contain slow-degrading plastic cellulose acetate, can take up to 10 years to decompose. Approximately, 5.5 trillion cigarettes are sold worldwide each year, with a vast number of the ends discarded into the surrounding environment. ....


Item Type:News
Source:Irish Examiner
Date:12 November 2019
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Subjects:B Substances > Tobacco (cigarette smoking)
B Substances > Tobacco (cigarette smoking) > Tobacco smoke (cigarette law / policy)
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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