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Murtaza Baker

UK designer Ben Forman has come with a brilliant idea of turning the act of littering into something that would add to the beauty of outdoor spaces. Forman’s ‘Cigg Seeds’ are biodegradable cigarette filters that are embedded with wild flower seeds. Whenever a butt is thrown on to the ground, they will flourish into beautiful flowers. Even though this solution might not be fully practical in urban areas, it certainly would be very beneficial for public parks, beaches and other green zones.

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  • Alessandra Rizzotti

    I'm not into the idea of smoking- but I like this idea. It really bothers me when I see cigarettes littered around. But, like biodegradable plastic bags, this doesn't seem like a real long term solution.