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[Ireland] Crafty cigarette costs patient his life when he EXPLODES after lighting up in oxygen chamber
Liu Hung died in a fireball as he lit up inside the chamber, which was full of 100 per cent oxygen.... Family of the 65-year-old patient wants to know why hospital staff didn't take his cigarette lighter off him before he was treated in the hyperbaric cha
Jul 31, 2014 Irish Daily Mirror (ie)
added Jul 31, 2014 13:52
More and more companies are going smoke free, and now Gulfstream employees tell WTOC that they've been told smoking will be banned from their workplace effective January 1, 2015, and that includes e-cigarettes.
Jul 31, 2014 WTOC - TV (Savannah, GA)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:55
Consider this for irony. The government taxes cigarettes heavily. But it is government that is most invested in ITC, India's largest cigarette maker. Government is taxing its own biggest investment, but benefits from both.
Jul 31, 2014 Firstpost.com (in)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:53
Nearly £3,000 worth of fines have been issued to four litter louts who dropped cigarettes in the town. Each individual was ordered to pay £370 each, plus a fine of £200 along with a £20 victim surcharge and had to pay costs of £150.
Jul 31, 2014 Kent Online (uk)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:51
Essentra Plc (ESNT), the U.K. manufacturer of items from toothpaste tubes to packaging tape, reported an acceleration in revenue growth as it sold improved cigarette filters and said it plans more acquisitions.
Jul 31, 2014 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jul 31, 2014 12:49
Jul 31, 2014 ARKA NEWS AGENCY (am)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:46
Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckleberry wants any sort of nicotine use to be a deal breaker if you apply for a county job. If you already have a Pima County job, he wants to puff up insurance costs if you continue to smoke.
Jul 30, 2014 KGUN TV 9 (Tucson, AZ)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:41
[UK-Scotland] Smoking gun: Mum's battle with cigs as stats show how second-hand smoke is really harming kids
New statistics have revealed kids who grow up in a house full of smokers are three times more likely to become smokers. And, by then, the toxic fumes from your smoking habit could well have damaged your child’s health. The harmful compounds of second-h
Jul 31, 2014 Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:39
[Korea - South] Patents Granted For 22nd Century Group’s Technology to Virtually Eliminate Nicotine in Tobacco Plants
(USPTO) on July 29, 2014 and the Korean Intellectual Property Office on July 23, 2014, each granted a patent to the Company for its NBB technology that virtually eliminates nicotine in the tobacco plant. The resulting tobacco plants are planted, grown, h
Jul 30, 2014 Business Wire
added Jul 31, 2014 12:33
On Wednesday, another problem cropped up: whether there are enough votes to pass the bill. Fueling that question was an unusual statement from two key Republican legislators from York - Majority Whip Stan Saylor and Seth Grove - complaining that the leg
Jul 31, 2014 Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Jul 31, 2014 12:25