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BAT to invest €800 million in its Romanian factory by 2022 to support the European expansion of glo

A completely new manufacturing hall will be built dedicated to producing the specially designed tobacco sticks – called Neostiks – which work with the glo tobacco heating device. In total, an additional 7,000 square metres of production space will be cre
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Jun 21, 2018 13:19
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U.S. Smoking Rate Hits All-Time Low

- Fewer than 14 percent of American adults smoked cigarettes in 2017, the lowest level seen since data collection started in 1965, government health officials reported Tuesday. "Certainly, it is fantastic that the U.S. smoking rates continue to drop," sa
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 21, 2018 13:19
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GLANTZ: PMI releases new data purporting to show how healthy IQOS is

Without the details, this statement does not substantively change our state of knowledge about IQOS. There is still not good evidence publicly available that they are safer than cigarettes. This particular study also raises questions about manipulating
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 20, 2018 20:04
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Philip Morris defends IQOS safety vs regular cigarettes

Philip Morris Korea Inc., which could face punitive action if found guilty of false or exaggerated advertising, strongly refuted the latest finding by the South Korean government that underscored health risks in the heat-not-burn cigarettes. The maker
Pulse (kr)
added Jun 20, 2018 14:38
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[UK] MORRIS: Up in smoke: Is the vape shop boom about to end?

As well as increased competition, vape shop owners have had to cope with new regulations. The Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) came into force in May 2016. It was designed to protect consumers yet had unforeseen consequences. Wholesalers discounted prod
BBC Online
added Jun 20, 2018 14:38
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[UK, Florida] How likely is your e-cigarette to explode?

In the UK, e-cigarettes have caused burns and fires, yet these cases are rare. Experts say the man who died was using a particular kind of vape pen, known as a mechanical mod, which is not that common in the UK.
BBC Online
added Jun 20, 2018 14:38
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Anti-tobacco group warns proliferation of unregistered vaping products

An anti-tobacco use group warned on the proliferation of unregistered vaping products that has threatened the gains of President Duterte’s smoke-free policy citing the gadgets contain toxic chemicals like formaldehyde used to embalm dead bodies based on
Manila Bulletin (ph)
added Jun 20, 2018 14:29
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Over half of Koreans agree on tax hike for HNB cigarettes: survey

The majority of South Koreans agreed to levying various taxes on recently popular heat-not-burn e-cigarettes, a survey showed Sunday. According to a survey conducted on some 1,000 adults here by market research institute Trend Monitor, 55.6 perce
Korea Herald (kr)
added Jun 20, 2018 13:51
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VIDEO: A Smoke-Free Future / A Film by Philip Morris International

Our vision is to offer smokers a better choice How are we making this vision a reality? The answer is that we are developing and testing products that deliver nicotine without the harmful smoke of cigarettes – yet that consumers will find satisfying. S
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Jun 19, 2018 15:15
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PMI assessment of the KFDA statement

KFDA results confirm significant reductions of HPHCs in HNB products compared to cigarettes – but omit to discuss them In their discussion, KFDA mentions that HNB products also contain carcinogens, like benzopyrene and benzene. What they fail to mention i
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Jun 19, 2018 14:00
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