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TheConvenientTruth
1.1
There are
billion
in the world today.
smokers
and if current trends continue
billion
that number is
1.6
by the year 2025.
increase TO
expected to
3oomillion
china is home to
smokers
who consume approximately
cigarettes a year,
1.7trillion
or...
cigarettes a minute.
3million
Worldwide.
1Omillion
are sold each day,
15billion
5trillionare produced and used
and upwards of
on an annual basis.
5 trillion cigarette filters
weigh approximately
48o,538Bugatti Veyrons,
25
25,ooosemi trucks,
2,5oo747s,
1ocargo ships...or
billionpounds!2
It's estimated that
trillions of filters,
filled with toxic chemicals
from tobacco smoke,
make their way into
our environment as
discarded waste yearly.
While they may look like
white cotton,
cigarette filters are made
OF A PLASTIC called
of very thin fibers
cellulose acetate.
A cigarette filter
can take between
to decompose.
18 months and 1oyears
A typical manufactured
approximately
cigarette contains
8 or 9 milligrams OF NICOTINE,
while the nicotine
content of a cigar is
1oo to 2oo milligrams,
with some as high as
4oo milligrams.
four or five cigarettes to
There is enough nicotine in
kill an average adult
if ingested whole.
Whale Vomitis one of the hundreds
Ambergris, otherwise known as
of possible additives used in manufactured cigarettes.
Radioactive lead
are both present in low levels in cigarette smoke.
and polonium
toxic byproducts present
hydrogen cyanide, one of the
in cigarette smoke,
genocidal chemical agent
was used as a
during World War ll.
5oSecondhand smoke
cancer-causing chemical compounds,
contains more than
11of which are known to
be group 1 carcinogens.
Kids are still picking
up smoking at the
alarming rate of
in the U.S.,
3,oooaday
8o,oooand
1oo,oooa day worldwide.
to
1 in 5 teens age 13 to 15
smoke cigarettes.
Halfofall
long-termsmokers
will die a tobacco-related death.
Every...
eight...
seconds,
A HUMAN
life is lost
to tobacco USE
somewhere
in the world.
Thattranslatestoapproximately
5milliondeaths annually.
Tobacco use is expected to claim
the population of the United states
3
the population of the United states
x
one billion livesthis century
unless serious anti-smoking
efforts are made on a
global level.
The Convenient Truth
Doyourpart.Spread
overall education category
Seewhatelse
issmokin?
credits:WHO/WPRO - Smoking Statistics 28 May 2002. World Health Organization.
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  • SMOKE - The Convenient Truth [1st place Worlds Best Presentation Contest] by Empowered Presentations

    1. 1. sm ke TheConvenientTruth
    2. 2. 1.1 There are billion in the world today. smokers
    3. 3. and if current trends continue
    4. 4. billion that number is 1.6 by the year 2025. increase TO expected to
    5. 5. 3oomillion china is home to smokers
    6. 6. who consume approximately
    7. 7. cigarettes a year, 1.7trillion
    8. 8. or...
    9. 9. cigarettes a minute. 3million
    10. 10. Worldwide. 1Omillion
    11. 11. are sold each day, 15billion
    12. 12. 5trillionare produced and used and upwards of on an annual basis.
    13. 13. 5 trillion cigarette filters weigh approximately
    14. 14. 48o,538Bugatti Veyrons,
    15. 15. 25
    16. 16. 25,ooosemi trucks,
    17. 17. 2,5oo747s,
    18. 18. 1ocargo ships...or
    19. 19. billionpounds!2
    20. 20. It's estimated that
    21. 21. trillions of filters,
    22. 22. filled with toxic chemicals from tobacco smoke,
    23. 23. make their way into our environment as
    24. 24. discarded waste yearly.
    25. 25. While they may look like
    26. 26. white cotton,
    27. 27. cigarette filters are made OF A PLASTIC called of very thin fibers
    28. 28. cellulose acetate.
    29. 29. A cigarette filter can take between
    30. 30. to decompose. 18 months and 1oyears
    31. 31. A typical manufactured approximately cigarette contains
    32. 32. 8 or 9 milligrams OF NICOTINE,
    33. 33. while the nicotine content of a cigar is
    34. 34. 1oo to 2oo milligrams,
    35. 35. with some as high as
    36. 36. 4oo milligrams.
    37. 37. four or five cigarettes to There is enough nicotine in
    38. 38. kill an average adult if ingested whole.
    39. 39. Whale Vomitis one of the hundreds Ambergris, otherwise known as of possible additives used in manufactured cigarettes.
    40. 40. Radioactive lead are both present in low levels in cigarette smoke. and polonium
    41. 41. toxic byproducts present hydrogen cyanide, one of the in cigarette smoke,
    42. 42. genocidal chemical agent was used as a during World War ll.
    43. 43. 5oSecondhand smoke cancer-causing chemical compounds, contains more than
    44. 44. 11of which are known to be group 1 carcinogens.
    45. 45. Kids are still picking up smoking at the alarming rate of
    46. 46. in the U.S., 3,oooaday
    47. 47. 8o,oooand
    48. 48. 1oo,oooa day worldwide. to
    49. 49. 1 in 5 teens age 13 to 15
    50. 50. smoke cigarettes.
    51. 51. Halfofall long-termsmokers
    52. 52. will die a tobacco-related death.
    53. 53. Every...
    54. 54. eight...
    55. 55. seconds,
    56. 56. A HUMAN
    57. 57. life is lost
    58. 58. to tobacco USE
    59. 59. somewhere
    60. 60. in the world.
    61. 61. Thattranslatestoapproximately
    62. 62. 5milliondeaths annually.
    63. 63. Tobacco use is expected to claim
    64. 64. the population of the United states
    65. 65. 3 the population of the United states x
    66. 66. one billion livesthis century
    67. 67. unless serious anti-smoking efforts are made on a
    68. 68. global level.
    69. 69. The Convenient Truth Doyourpart.Spread overall education category
    70. 70. Seewhatelse issmokin?
    71. 71. credits:WHO/WPRO - Smoking Statistics 28 May 2002. World Health Organization. Cigarette Litter - How Many? Clean Virginia Waterways - Longwood University. Cigarette Litter - Biodegradable? Clean Virginia Waterways - Longwood University. The Health Consequences of Smoking: A Report of the Surgeon General 2004. Dept. of Health and Human Resources - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Nicotine - IDLH Documentation 16 August 1996. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Radioactive Cigarettes 02 April 1980. Tobacco Documents Online. The Health Consequences of Involuntary Exposure to Tobacco Smoke: A Report of the Surgeon Generals 04 Jan 2007. U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services. Shutterstock - http://www.shutterstock.com
    72. 72. Viewmore Smokin’Presentations!

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