Cigarette Fire Safety

Overview

Using a planter box as an ashtray is dangerous and could start a fire.

Cigarette butt safety reminders

  • DO NOT stub out your butts in flower planters
  • Dry vegetation can easily ignite causing a fire
  • Use a dedicated ashtray, bucket of sand or water
  • Empty your ashtrays regularly to avoid buildup
  • DO NOT toss your butt from a vehicle
  • Tossing from a vehicle does NOT STUB OUT YOUR BUTT and could result in fines

Printable Poster

Print off our “Planter Boxes Are Not Ashtrays” sign to use on your property.