Floating on Cigarette Butts to Clean Beirut's Shores

September 22, 2019 12:53 AM

In 20 months, an anti-smoking group in Lebanon collected 240,000 cigarette butts from around a university campus. It did not take long to put those butts to good use, creating something unique to help clean up Beirut's beaches. VOA’s Arash Arabasadi gets to the bottom of this story.