A farmer from Lincolnshire has told ITV News Central about injuries caused to her cattle by Chinese lanterns drifting on to her land.
Pat Stanley, who runs a farm in Coalville, says fine fragments of metal are eaten by livestock.
Yesterday West Midlands Fire Service said a Chinese lantern could have been the cause of large recycling plant fire in Smethwick.
Today Liberal Democrat president Tim Farron repeated calls for a ban on Chinese lanterns.
Northamptonshire's Arson Task Force is warning local residents about floating lanterns following the fire at a Smethwick recycling plant.
Around 50,000 tonnes of plastic recycling material and a factory is on fire in Smethwick.