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[Australia] Hate Seeing Cigarette Butts On The Ground? You Might Not Anymore Thanks To New Study

tested a mixture of asphalt and discarded cigarette butts to see if it could be a viable recycling program used in major cities in the future. The results so far are encouraging and could lead to the integration of some of the trillions of cigarette butts
StudyFinds.org
added Mar 16, 2018 21:29
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[Australia] Perth baker made plenty of dough smuggling two tonnes of tobacco

A Perth bakery owner imported more than two tonnes of tobacco illegally into Australia, defrauding the Commonwealth to the tune of almost $2 million, a WA court has heard. For the first time, details of the Australian Border Force (ABF) illicit tobacco
WAtoday.com.au (au)
added Mar 15, 2018 22:57
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[Australia] Your smoking habit could make you miss out on a job opportunity

It is becoming more common for potential employers to overlook applicants who are fond of cigarettes in favour of non-smokers, and some even specifically state in job adverts that smokers need not apply. Simply typing “non-smoker” into different Austral
News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Mar 15, 2018 15:48
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Aboriginal Australians are more likely to die from cancer than the rest of the population - with lung and liver disease the main killers

'We continue to see Aboriginal Australians disproportionately affected by smoking-related cancers, so lung and head and neck cancer, ' Prof Aranda said. 'This contributes to the reason why more indigenous people die of cancer, because they are getting t
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Mar 14, 2018 17:34
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[Australia] Second thoughts already? First photos of The Bachelor 2018 contestants emerge as the women look depressed and smoke cigarettes 'after the dating show begins filming behind schedule'

The mystery women - who are reportedly vying for the heart of rugby star Nick 'The Honey Badger' Cummins - appear bored and stressed in the photos and smoke cigarettes while on the hotel balcony.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 14, 2018 19:54
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[Australia] ROWELL: Big Tobacco is funding the anti-smoking lobby – but leaked documents reveal the real reason why

documents also outline PMI’s intention to use the PR strategy of divide and rule, splitting the public health community...both Big Tobacco & Oil/Gas co’s are still using the same law companies, advertisers, promoters and “spin doctors”, tactics and method
The Conversation (au)
added Mar 13, 2018 17:18
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Influence of premium vs masked cigarette brand names on the experienced taste of a cigarette after tobacco plain packaging in Australia: an experimental study [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions A premium brand variant name can enhance the subjective experience of a cigarette. Further, smokers’ expectations of such brand variants contribute to the smoking experience as much, if not more than, the actual qualities of the product.
BioMed Central (uk)
added Mar 14, 2018 20:39
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[Australia] $16bn up in smoke as tobacco use rises for first time in decade

Expenditure on tobacco products, which has been in steady decline for a generation, rose 2.6 per cent in the final quarter of 2017...“People can buy lethal tobacco cigarettes on every street corner but are unable to legally purchase a far safer alternati
The Australian (au)
added Mar 13, 2018 15:07
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HANRAHAN / SIDERAS: From ridiculous lock-out laws to petty fines and the soaring cost of living: How Australia's laid-back spirit is being crushed by the 'Nanny State'

From no longer being able to get full strength beer at the football or cricket, to being unable to eat in smoking areas at pubs, the country known for being laid back is now incredibly uptight. Australia has changed and not necessarily for the better wi
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 11, 2018 15:41
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[Asia-pacific, China, Hong Kong] Fears tobacco giants will use TPP to sue Australia over plain packaging as secrecy shrouds legal costs in Philip Morris case

Political party says the newly signed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact, which contains similar clauses to the Hong Kong deal, could prompt more costly challenges in The Hague
South China Morning Post
added Mar 15, 2018 17:01
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