TIL more than 90% of cigarettes sold worldwide have a filter.These filters are typically made of a plastic called cellulose acetate, and are not biodegradable. by whatilearned February 16, 2022, 1:43 pm Read more: https://tobaccotactics.org/wiki/cigarette-filters/ What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote AcetatebiodegradablecalledcellulosecigarettesfiltersfilterTheseplasticsoldTILToday I learnedtypicallyworldwide See more Previous article Fnaf beatbox lyrics Next article Chocomint Made of Fire but it’s Filipino 8 Comments Leave a Reply That’s why I smoke pipes instead. No filters, so I get all the vitamins! Log in to Reply Smokers who wouldn’t otherwise litter don’t think twice about throwing their cigarette butts on the ground, either. Are they worried about setting trash cans on fire? There used to be lots of public ashtrays with sand in them, but since smoking is no longer allowed indoors or even near outside doors, those have disappeared. I’ve volunteered to clean up beaches in Chicago and it’s truly shocking how many cigarette butts we collect. It’s like the whole beach is an ashtray. Log in to Reply [https://www.npr.org/2020/09/11/912150085/waste-land](https://www.npr.org/2020/09/11/912150085/waste-land) Sad article about plastic… One more reason to not smoke cigs Log in to Reply More importantly they don’t actually do anything either. They’re basically there just to make you think it’s healthier than it is. Log in to Reply But Warby Parker says it’s a plant based material they make there glasses from so it’s better for the environment. Lol didn’t think so… Log in to Reply I always thought they were cotton. Now it makes way more sense. Log in to Reply This is why i never drop butts. That and littering is just trashy. Log in to Reply Good thing smokers don’t just litter them all over the fucking place from city streets to parks to beaches… Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.