Illegal tobacco use in N.B. targeted by store owners
Convenience store owners are pointing to a high level illegal tobacco use in New Brunswick, based on a second survey of cigarette butts commissioned by the Atlantic Convenience Stores Association.
It found illegal tobacco was as high as 41 per cent at 27 sites tested in the province.
A survey by store owners puts the use of illegal tobacco in New Brunswick at 20 per cent. (CBC)