Consumption and production waste: another externality of tobacco use

  title={Consumption and production waste: another externality of tobacco use},
  author={T. Novotny and F. Zhao},
  journal={Tobacco Control},
  pages={75 - 80}
  • T. Novotny, F. Zhao
  • Published 1999
  • Business, Medicine
  • Tobacco Control
  • OBJECTIVE To describe the waste produced by and environmental implications of individual cigarette consumption (filter tips, packages, and cartons) and tobacco manufacturing. STUDY SELECTION All available articles and reports published since 1970 related to cigarette consumption and production waste were reviewed. DATA SOURCES Global cigarette consumption data were used to estimate cigarette butt and packaging waste quantities. Data from the Center for Marine Conservation’s International… CONTINUE READING
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