Cigarette butt litter assessment data
Results from litter assessment:
Business/Downtown Location Data
- Business/downtown category sites with receptacle and signs installed were effective at reducing cigarette butt litter by a total of 44%.
- Receptacle only sites in the business/downtown category reduced cigarette butt litter by a total of 14%.
- Signs introduced in the City of Belmont reduced cigarette butt litter by 40%.
Recreation Location Data
- Recreation locations experienced a 58% decrease in cigarette butt litter upon installation of a receptacle.