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Free Cigarette Butt Receptacles Available For Businesses

Businesses in Hampton Roads can receive free cigarette waste receptacles from askHRgreen.org. Retail stores, restaurants, and offices committed to preventing cigarette litter can apply to receive a free receptacle through a regional grant program. The grant program is part of the #NoButtsAboutIt cigarette litter prevention initiative taking place across Hampton Roads. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis as long as receptacles are available. Supplied are limited.

To receive a receptacle, apply online, submit a PDF application, by email, or by mail:

Hampton Roads Planning District Commission

Attention: askHR gree.org Cigarette Waste Grant

723 Woodlake Drive

Chesapeake, VA 23320

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