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[Europe] The impact of the EU Tobacco Products Directive on e-cigarette regulation in the UK (PDF)

Many e-cigarette companies and current vapers have had concerns about these new regulations...This document explains the regulatory framework put in place by the EU TPD and answers some of the key concerns which have been raised about the impact of TPD i
ASH London (uk)
added Feb 24, 2016 11:04
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[UK] ASH comment on Lancet editorial on e-cigarettes

Whether the reduction in risk is 95% or slightly less (or slightly more) is not the key point. What is of much greater concern to ASH (as shown by the YouGov smokefree Britain polls for ASH) is that a growing number of smokers are failing to understand th
ASH London (uk)
added Aug 28, 2015 09:54
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U.S. Chamber of Commerce: Blowing Smoke for Big Tobacco (PDF)

In light of the U.S. Chamber’s work on behalf of multinational tobacco companies and the organization’s well-documented history of working against the public interest across a variety of sectors, this report concludes that governments must: 1. Reject the
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids International
added Jul 16, 2015 13:20
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[USA] U.S. No Longer Leads In Tobacco Wars / American Efforts to Cut Tobacco Use Fall Behind Those Abroad

(ASH)...released a report entitled The WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control: An Implementation Guide for U.S. State and Local Officials. The report applies international and domestic examples of best practice measures to reduce tobacco consumption,
PR Newswire
added Sep 16, 2014 15:24
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[Australia, UK] SNOWDON: Dogs bark, cows moo, ASH lies

Use whatever term you want - "spinning", "bending the facts", "twisting the truth" - but ASH are doing what they have been doing for years. They are - quite simply - lying, and they are using the crudest of tricks to do so.
Velvet Glove, Iron Fist (Christopher Snowdon blog) (uk)
added Jul 19, 2014 12:08
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[UK-Scotland] Electronic cigarettes/E-cigarettes (PDF)

• the limited data on e-cigarette use among young people does not suggest a strong ‘gateway to smoking’ effect in the UK at present, but research on the issue is sparse and there is apparent disagreement and confusion over what a ‘gateway’ effect woul
ASH Scotland
added Jun 3, 2014 20:55
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[Japan, UK-Scotland] Tobacco industry funding fight against plain cigarette packaging

Representative bodies for grocers, petrol stations and wholesalers -all of which are lobbying against a policy supported by the Scottish and UK Governments - have taken money from a multi-billion pound tobacco industry opposed to the restrictions. Plai
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added May 19, 2014 11:28
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E-cigarette users in UK have 'tripled' since 2010

It says just over half of current or ex-smokers have now tried electronic cigarettes, compared with 8% in 2010. Action on Smoking and Health (Ash) surveyed more than 12,000 adult smokers. A separate study found that most e-cigarette users were using th
BBC Online
added Apr 28, 2014 14:07
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[UK] OBORNE: There’s a quiet rebellion under way against bossy government

is time for ministers to wake up and ask exactly who it is that ASH and other anti-smoking organisations represent, and why and on what basis the state is paying for them. It’s time to loosen the laws against smoking in pubs. It’s time to treat smokers a
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 28, 2014 14:07
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[Canada] Anti-smoking group files complaint against doctor who says nicotine is not addictive

Non-Smokers’ Rights Association has filed a complaint with the Collège des médecins du Québec against a psychiatrist who testified this week at the ongoing hearings of two class action suits brought by Quebec smokers against three tobacco companies. The
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Jan 25, 2014 21:21
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