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Cigarette butts are seen in a gutter on January 9, 2012 in Paris. A Paris law will ban next summer smokers from throwing their butt in Paris streets at the risk of paying a fine of 35 euros. Each year 350 million cigarette butts are thrown on public highway, which represents 315 tons of wastes . AFP PHOTO / JOEL SAGET (Photo credit should read JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Cigarette butts are seen in a gutter on January 9, 2012 in Paris. A Paris law will ban next summer smokers from throwing their butt in Paris streets at the risk of paying a fine of 35 euros. Each year 350 million cigarette butts are thrown on public highway, which represents 315 tons of wastes . AFP PHOTO / JOEL SAGET (Photo credit should read JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

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