Headlines Tagged with Australia — 10,165 headlines found
Police in Australia, Dubai and the Netherlands have arrested 17 people... The investigation began in mid-2016, targeting organised crime groups attempting to import large quantities of drugs and tobacco, according to authorities.
Aug 8, 2017 Reuters
added Aug 10, 2017 03:37
Mohajerani found that cigarette butts could safely be an ingredient in asphalt. The good news is that this asphalt holds up even under the strain of heavy vehicle traffic. ...Even better, cigarette asphalt conducts less heat than the typical pavement, mea
Aug 8, 2017 Care2.com
added Aug 9, 2017 14:02
However, our research published today shows that the use of nicotine among athletes is high and increasing. In some sports, up to half the team uses nicotine in various forms, mostly as smokeless chewing tobacco or nicotine patches and gum. This led the
Aug 8, 2017 The Conversation (au)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:44
The illicit tobacco trade has received far less attention from police and security agencies when compared to terrorism, drug and weapons trafficking and people smuggling…Attracted by the huge revenue streams and lesser penalties applied to those caught t
Aug 7, 2017 MacroBusiness (au)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:36
A Liberal backbencher fears his government may be giving a "leg-up" to organised criminals by continuing to bump up taxes on tobacco. Outspoken MP Craig Kelly told parliament on Tuesday the retail price of a packet of cigarettes is headed toward $40 in A
Aug 8, 2017 News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:35
Australian Federal Police and NSW police reportedly raided 26 homes on Tuesday, as well as more than a dozen other homes in a separate investigations understood to be centred on the alleged importation of 50 million illegal cigarettes and the drug ice.
Aug 8, 2017 Huffington Post (blog)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:35
Cigarette butts are toxic for the environment. Encapsulating them into asphalt traps the chemicals in the filters and improves the performance of the construction material.
Aug 6, 2017 ScienceDaily
added Aug 8, 2017 14:09
maternal SE can enhance oxidative stress and the expression of RAGE, as well as promote RAGE-mediated inflammatory responses in offspring lungs. Maternal MitoQ supplementation during pregnancy is beneficial in reducing inflammatory and oxidative stress re
Aug 1, 2017 American Journal of Physiology-Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology.
added Aug 8, 2017 14:08
Research...has identified oxidative stress as the major mechanism by which developing offspring are harmed...a smoker inhales additional toxic chemicals and billions of free radicals [oxidants] which enter the blood stream and affect the whole body.
Aug 7, 2017 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Aug 8, 2017 14:06
To appease the powerful Australian Hotels Association, the government compromised in its drafting of the new laws to allow smoking to continue in outdoor drinking areas. This has created a loophole for traders to exploit in popular dining strips througho
Aug 3, 2017 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Aug 7, 2017 19:50