The Shengzhou city government has cut short a campaign exchanging tissues for discarded cigarette butts after too many residents took part. Photo: SCMP Pictures
The Shengzhou city government has cut short a campaign exchanging tissues for discarded cigarette butts after too many residents took part. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Campaign to clear Chinese city of cigarette butts called off after proving too successful

City officials suspected butts were being turned in from neighbouring counties

The Shengzhou city government has cut short a campaign exchanging tissues for discarded cigarette butts after too many residents took part. Photo: SCMP Pictures
The Shengzhou city government has cut short a campaign exchanging tissues for discarded cigarette butts after too many residents took part. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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