Over 400,000 people die each year in the U.S. from smoking cigarettes
Smoking kills more people than alcohol, AIDS, car accidents, illegal drugs, murders, and suicides combined.
Fond du Lac Sustainability and Policy Committee Meeting
Join us at our next Tobacco Prevention and Control Meeting
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Fond du Lac City/County Government Building
160 S. Macy Street
Fond du Lac
Meetings are open to new and existing members.
Meetings are held every other month.
Wisconsin Tobacco Facts
- Kids (under 18) who become new daily smokers each year 7,400
- Kids exposed to secondhand smoke at home 428,000
- Annual health care costs in Wisconsin directly caused by smoking $2.02 billion
- Residents' state & federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures $580 per household