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Beyond excise taxes: a systematic review of literature on non-tax policy approaches to raising tobacco product prices [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions Price-focused evaluations of well-implemented non-tax price policies are needed to determine whether they can deliver on their promise to raise prices, reduce price dispersion and serve as an important complement to excise taxes.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 22, 2016 14:09
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[Australia] Politicians debate Vic no smoking laws

Legislation to make outdoor dining areas smoke-free zones in Victoria will be debated in Victoria's parliament on Tuesday. The bill would also amend the Tobacco Act so electronic cigarettes are regulated in the same way as traditional tobacco products.
Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) (au)
added Jun 21, 2016 16:36
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E-cigarette retailers taken to court in world first action by Australia's consumer watchdog - for 'claiming products were safe when they contained cancer-causing chemicals'

The Australian consumer watchdog is prosecuting two e-cigarette retailers It alleges they sold 'safe' products containing herbicide and embalming fluid
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 20, 2016 18:10
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[Australia] ACCC takes action against e-cigarette suppliers for alleged misleading “no toxic chemicals” claims

The ACCC alleges that the two companies, Social-Lites Pty Ltd (Social-Lites) and Elusion New Zealand Limited (Elusion), breached the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) by making representations on their websites from at least August 2015 that the e-cigarette
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (au)
added Jun 20, 2016 18:09
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[Australia] ACCC launches federal court action against e-cigarette companies over allegedly misleading 'non-toxic' claims

A 15-second video posted to the Social-Lites website included text that read "No Carcinogens, No Smoke & No Tar". Both have since been removed. But chemicals including formaldehyde, acetaldehyde and acrolein were found in e-cigarettes products made and s
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jun 20, 2016 18:07
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Australian watchdog files suit against e-cigarette retailers

Australia's consumer watchdog has launched a lawsuit in the Federal Court against two e-cigarette retailers, saying the companies misled consumers with claims that their products are not carcinogenic. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission sa
Reuters
added Jun 20, 2016 14:39
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E-cigarette retailers taken to court in world first action by Australia's consumer watchdog - for 'claiming products were safe when they contained cancer-causing chemicals'

E-cigarette retailers are selling cancer-causing products and claiming they are safe, according to Australia's consumer watchdog. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has taken two companies to Federal Court for allegedly making false claim
This is Money (uk)
added Jun 20, 2016 14:38
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[Australia] E-cigarettes: health advocates welcome court action against two manufacturers

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission alleges that the two companies, Social-Lites and Elusion New Zealand, breached Australian consumer law by making representations on their websites from at least August 2015 that the e-cigarette products being
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Jun 20, 2016 14:34
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Cigar Legislation Week In Review Volume XIX

This week we have stories from Kansas, Illinois, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Canada and Switzerland.
The Cigar Authority
added Jun 19, 2016 11:46
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[Washington] Smokeless tobacco gets clobbered in minor leagues

Baseball stadiums this summer will feature the campaign’s central message, “Smokeless doesn’t mean harmless,” through advertising and promotions with players. Ads will will run on local television, radio and online in 35 markets across the U.S. The Food
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 18, 2016 18:22
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