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Chinese scientists find use for cigarette butts

Story here.    I love stories like this where mad scientists wielding test tubes discover creative ways to cure the world's ills.  Too bad we rarely hear about the follow-up.   Here in the desert cigarette butts and other paper takes decades to disintegrate. 
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