Dublin launches anti-litter drive

Dublin City Council last week launched a new drive aimed at tackling cigarette and chewing gum dumped on its street.


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The campaign called ‘Bin Your Butts, Chewing Gum and Fast Food Litter’ was launched last Wednesday (August 4)

A spokesman for the council said: “The campaign targets the three leading causes of litter on Dublin streets: cigarette butts, gum and fast food.

“These account for 75% of the litter on the capital’s streets and will tell people – nobody wants your litter.”

The campaign will run until the end of August and will be backed up with T-shirts and advertising around Dublin

Luke Walsh

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