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[Arizona] CDC report: Big increase in nicotine exposure from e-cigarette liquid

shows a nationwide rise in nicotine exposure from the liquid in e-cigarettes, mirroring increases seen by Arizona's poison control centers. The number of calls nationally rose from one per month in September 2010 to 215 calls per month in February 2014,
Verde (AZ) Independent
added Apr 20, 2014 07:56
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[Arizona] Able Aerospace bans smoking even off the job

Benson is CEO and principal owner of Able Aerospace Services, and he runs the aerospace supply chain company with his own unique playbook. Benson does not allow workers to smoke — even off the job — saying it saves the company between $750,000 and $1 mil
Business Journal of Phoenix
added Apr 15, 2014 23:24
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[Arizona] Bill Pfeifer: Pharmacies must quit selling tobacco products

Although a giant step forward, reducing the number of retail locations that sell tobacco products cannot singlehandedly eliminate tobacco-related deaths. We know what works — including higher tobacco taxes, preventing kids from starting, smoke-free laws
Arizona Daily Star
added Apr 14, 2014 09:05
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[Arizona] Flagstaff smoking ban doesn't include e-cigs

But because the ordinance, which took effect in 2005, does not mention e-cigarettes, city spokesperson Kim Ott said city officials believe the use of the devices cannot be banned generally without amending the ordinance. Until or if that occurs, business
Arizona Daily Sun
added Apr 8, 2014 23:02
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[Arizona] Coconino County to add electronic cigarettes to existing smoking ban

It’s not smoke, but that doesn’t mean vaporizing is safe. That’s the message coming from the Coconino County Public Health Services District. Electronic cigarettes are soaring in popularity, doubling in use each year since 2008. Patrons smoke them in d
Arizona Daily Sun
added Apr 8, 2014 22:48
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[Arizona] Flagstaff smoking ban doesn't include e-cigs

But because the ordinance, which took effect in 2005, does not mention e-cigarettes, city spokesperson Kim Ott said city officials believe the use of the devices cannot be banned generally without amending the ordinance. Until or if that occurs, business
Arizona Daily Sun
added Apr 6, 2014 09:11
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[Arizona] E-cigarette smokers are chasing clouds

Cloud chasing is blowing "massive clouds on a mechanical mod after toiling over sub ohm coils, repetitiously working with wire and cotton until they get the math right," according to the National Vapers Club.
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Apr 1, 2014 16:16
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16 Arizona stores overcharge for tobacco products

Employees with the state Department of Weights and Measures conducted unannounced inspections from March 3 to March 19 of 44 convenience stores, smoke shops and truck stops. They say 16 were found to be charging more than the advertised price for produc
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 29, 2014 22:26
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[Arizona] Study shows AZ is hotbed for cigarette smuggling

A new study from nonpartisan research group The Tax Foundation shows that about 50 percent of all cigarettes in our state were bought somewhere else. Our cigarette smuggle rate is second only to New York, which has the highest tax in the country.
KPHO CBS 5 News (Phoenix, AZ)
added Mar 26, 2014 01:35
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Student-engineered robot takes aim at tobacco industry before Arizona Legislators

The Take Aim at Tobacco student-made robot exhibition was part of STAND Legislative Day whereby hundreds of STAND members from across Arizona descended upon the State Capitol to educate legislators about anti-smoking initiatives that they are spearheading
PR Newswire
added Mar 18, 2014 22:05
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