Smokers get free ash bags in city
To curb the dropping of cigarette butts on streets, urban patrol officers in Changzhou have come up with a new idea — giving out portable ash bags, Modern Express Daily reported on Monday. On Friday, the first 5,000 cigarette ash bags were distributed for free on Nandajie, the city’s busiest commercial street, where sanitation workers said more than 3,000 cigarette butts are dropped daily within a 600-meter stretch of road. his bicycle covering some 770 km to his university for the new semester. Lin Ao, a newly enrolled student from Fuyang, Anhui province, decided to travel to his university in Tianjin by bicycle. He started his trip on Aug 20. Lin spent only 200 yuan ($33) during the trip and arrived at his campus on Saturday. will be disqualified from publishing any advertisements, according to the authorities.