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[UK] Survey of small retailers in Great Britain (PDF)

This paper presents the full results of a survey of small retailers in Great Britain conducted for ASH in 2016. Key results from this survey were published in the report Counter Arguments: How Important is Tobacco to Small Retailers?
ASH London (uk)
added Oct 18, 2016 19:03
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Criminal Liability and Human Rights Violations

1.) Could tobacco executives and/or corporations be held criminally responsible for these deaths? The concept has been explored... 2.) Could tobacco executives/corporations be found guilty of human right violations?
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Aug 29, 2016 13:39
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[Europe, UK] New EU rules on e-cigarettes and tobacco packets: Everything you need to know

How will new EU rules affect smokers here in Britain? Revisions to the EU Tobacco Products Directive will come into effect on Friday May 20, bringing wide-ranging changes to vaping and tobacco products. On top of the updated EU directive, the UK Gover
The [London, UK] Express
added May 12, 2016 16:06
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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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