Why is this still OK? People blatantly flick their butts everywhere and no one says a word. Do we accept this behavior? Stop flicking them. They aren't biodegradable. They are hazardous, contain plastics and other chemicals, they cause fires and they ruin the beauty of our communities.
- It is estimated that several trillion cigarette butts are littered every year.
- Cigarette butts are not made of cotton, they are made of chemicals and plastic
- Penn State spends roughly $150,000 cleaning up cigarette butts each year.