World Health OrganizationEnvironmental Issues Associated with Tobacco: The World Health Organization’s Tobacco Free Initiative addresses the environmental issues caused by tobacco use.

Butt SmallThe Environmental Impact of Tobacco Production: This Australian Government publication provides information on the detrimental impact of tobacco production on the environment.

State Tobacco Activities Tracking and Evaluation (STATE) System: The STATE System, developed by CDC Office of Smoking and Health, is an interactive application that houses and displays current and historical state-level data on tobacco. Trend data, interactive maps, and state comparisons are available for topics such as sales to minors, smoke-free policies in homes and workplaces, and legislation related to indoor smoke-free policies.

The Impact of Tobacco on the Environment: This fact sheet provides information on the impact of tobacco on the environment.

Cigarette Butt PollutionCigarette Butt Pollution Project: Cigarette Butt Pollution Project is an advocacy and research focused non-profit dedicated to the eradication of cigarette butt waste. This organization focuses on advocating for positive and effective policy options at the local, state and national levels.


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Butt Really?  In this video, Legacy for Health uses other forms of littering to highlight the atrocity of cigarette butt pollution.