Butting In On Tobacco Product Waste

 

How much pollution do littered cigarette butts cause? Leaders from Tobacco-Free Roswell Park,  Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper and The Buffalo Sewer Authority joined community advocates and enviro… READ MORE

Tobacco-Free Roswell Park

Our newly launched community education and mobilization program centers on activities that create the biggest health impact for as many Western New Yorkers in the least amount of time. Our focus is on reducing the prevalence of tobacco use and establishing pricing policies.

Genesee, Orleans & Wyoming Counties

We are funded by the New York Tobacco Control Program and located at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. We engage community leaders and youth to change policies and norms about tobacco and tobacco use. Our Community Engagement and Reality Check Youth Coordinators offer tobacco prevention and control programs in Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans and Wyoming counties.

Chautauqua, Cattaraugus & Allegany Counties

We are funded by the New York Tobacco Control Program and located at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. We engage community leaders and youth to change policies and norms about tobacco and tobacco use. Our Community Engagement and Reality Check Youth Coordinators offer tobacco prevention and control programs in Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans and Wyoming counties.

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#WNY group is kicking butt, one cigarette butt at a time. Pick up those butts before the snow falls! @roswellpark https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/buffalo/news/2021/11/18/hamburg-butt-kickers-cleaning-up-cigarette-waste-and-share-enviornmental-impact?fbclid=IwAR0qxM51HfD5969vQplrQO9iOjN4BVBnb1fq6dchG6q9pxyJv9P4LoPTbkE?cid=share_twitter

.@RoswellPark's Andrew Hyland, PhD, talked to Spectrum News about @ImagineHamburg's Butt Kickers program, an effort to collect discarded cigarette butts and install ash receptacles in Hamburg while encouraging people to stop smoking. https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/buffalo/news/2021/11/18/hamburg-butt-kickers-cleaning-up-cigarette-waste-and-share-enviornmental-impact

Today is the #GreatAmericanSmokeout. The #Hamburg Butt Kickers are smoking out cigarette butt litter and other tobacco product waste. #environment #cigarettebuttlitter #Buffalo https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/buffalo/news/2021/11/18/hamburg-butt-kickers-cleaning-up-cigarette-waste-and-share-enviornmental-impact

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