GGTC (2022): Tobacco’s toxic plastics – a global outlook (pdf)

Tobacco products’ post-consumer waste, including their packaging and cigarette butts, are some of the
most widely littered items in the planet.

WHO (2022): Tobacco: poisoning our planet (pdf)

The harmful impact of the tobacco industry on the environment is vast and growing, and has thus far received relatively little attention from researchers and policy-makers.

Suomen ASH ry (suomennos) WHO FCTC:n globaalien tutkimusten sarja (2018):
Tupakointi. Arvio tupakan koko tuotantoketjun globaalista ympäristöjalanjäljestä ja toimintalinjaukset sen pienentämiseksi (pdf)

  • Lähtötilanne
  • Tupakan tuotantoketju
  • Tupakan elinkaaren ympäristöjalanjälki
  • Tupakan ympäristöjalanjäljen mittasuhteet
  • Ympäristöllinen epäoikeudenmukaisuus
  • Mahdollisuudet vähentää vaikutuksia
  • Johtopäätökset

WHO FCTC Global Studies Series (2018): Cigarette smoking. An assessment of tobacco’s global environmental footprint across its entire supply chain and policy strategies to reduce it (pdf)

Every stage from tobacco cultivation and curing, to cigarette manufacturing, distribution, consumption and discarding in the global tobacco supply chain involves considerable resource inputs, and results in the production of wastes and emissions.

WHO (2017): Tobacco and its environmental impact: an overview (pdf)

This overview opens the lid on a Pandora’s Box containing the quieter but shockingly widespread impacts of tobacco from an environmental perspective. The tobacco industry damages the environment in ways that go far beyond the effects of the smoke that cigarettes put into the air.

Unfairtobacco (2015) : Tobacco Antisocial, Unfair, Harmful to the Environment  (pdf)

What tobacco has to do with human dignity and why tobacco impedes human development? How tobacco destroys the environment? These and several other important questions are covered in this report.

Lue myös

ASH USA: For an Earth Free of Tobacco Waste
ASH London : The environmental harm of the tobacco lifecycle
Current Environmental Health Reports (6.5.2014) : Tobacco Product Waste: An Environmental Approach to Reduce Tobacco Consumption
Tobacco Control (2011): Toxicity of cigarette butts, and their chemical components, to marine and freshwater fish (pdf)
United Nations (2.2.2022): UN partnership aims to combat microplastics in cigarettes
WHO: The environmental and health impacts of tobacco agriculture, cigarette manufacture and consumption (pdf)

Lue myös

Tupakan ympäristörasite

Tupakka ja ilmastonmuutos

Tumppi on maailman yleisin roska

Infograafit ja videot