3191.0 Banning butts: The environmental case for eliminating tobacco waste

Monday, November 9, 2009: 12:30 PM
Thomas Novotny, MD, MPH

12:30 PM
Toxic Environmental Waste Caused by Cigarette Butts and Filters
Thomas Novotny, MD, MPH and John Schneider, Research on tobacco economics
1:06 PM
Toxicity of cigarette butts, and their chemical components, to marine and freshwater fish
Elli Slaughter, Richard Gersberg, PhD, Kayo Watanabe, MPH, John Rudolph, Chris Stransky and Thomas Novotny, MD, MPH

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Organized by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Endorsed by: Environment

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)