Economic Costs of Tobacco Product Waste

Juleen Lam, John Schneider, Ron Shadbegian, Frank Pega, Simone St Claire, and Thomas E Novotny

Tobacco product waste is not just bad for the environment; it is bad for the economy, too. A group of researchers at the Center for Tobacco and the Environment at San Diego State University created a model that communities can use alongside local data to estimate how much tobacco product waste costs their area. View the study, factsheets, and other materials about this model below.

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