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Tobacco industry could be forced to pay £40m bill to collect littered butts

LocalGov are reporting that tobacco companies could be forced to pay for the litter created by cigarettes, the Government has announced.

According to Keep Britain Tidy, smoking related litter is the most prevalent form of litter in England, making up 68% of all littered items and found on around 80% of surveyed sites.