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[Japan] Tough task to have smoking rules meet world standards before Tokyo Olympics

"Are you willing to be hit with complaints by foreigners?" the ministry's Health Service... hurled at Japan Food Service Association...how much the health ministry's smoking regulation plan can keep up with global standards depends on deliberations during
Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added Dec 25, 2016 17:49
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[UK-Scotland] Public health claim for SNP's tobacco and alcohol tax on retailers was 'misleading', study finds

MINISTERS have been accused of misleading the public over a £95 million "public health" tax on cigarette and alcohol retailers after a damning study found no evidence that the cash raised was ever spent on health initiatives. Researchers said the Scotti
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Dec 23, 2016 13:30
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TOBACCO TO BE HIDDEN FROM PLAIN SIGHT IN NETHERLANDS SHOPS

The Dutch government is working on a legislative proposal to ban the visible display of tobacco products...Van Rijn gave the involved industry associations until December 15th to come up with an alternative, but their plans were inadequate. According to V
NL Times (nl)
added Jan 3, 2017 16:05
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[Netherlands] Dutch plan new law to ban shops displaying cigarettes and tobacco

Junior health minister Martin van Rijn is working on draft legislation which would force shopkeepers and petrol stations to keep cigarettes out of sight of consumers, broadcaster NOS said on Friday. The tobacco industry had promised to come up with measu
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Dec 23, 2016 13:49
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Hemp Is the New Tobacco as Kentucky Bets on Weed’s Cousin

Across the rolling hills of Kentucky, which just two decades ago was the most tobacco-dependent state in the country, farmers are planting less of the crop after growing health concerns shrunk demand. Instead, they’re increasingly turning to hemp and hav
Bloomberg News
added Dec 23, 2016 01:28
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Don't have sex with your driver, smoke or ask overly personal questions: The bad behaviours that could get you a LIFETIME ban from Uber

Uber released a list of inappropriate behaviour on Tuesday ahead of Christmas If riders commit any of the actions they could receive a lifetime ban from Uber Banned behaviours include having sex with a driver or passenger and smoking
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 22, 2016 16:02
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Perrigo gets FDA approval to sell generic nicotine gum

Perrigo says it's received FDA approval to start selling a generic over-the-counter nicotine chewing gum. The Allegan-based pharmaceutical company says the new product helps people quit smoking by reducing nicotine withdrawal symptoms. Perrigo says the gu
WWMT CBS-3 (Kalamazoo, MI)
added Dec 23, 2016 01:36
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FDA Checks Reveal Stores Illegally Sell Tobacco to Minors

“We’re helping protect the health of America’s youth by enforcing restrictions that make it illegal to sell tobacco products to minors – including e-cigarettes, e-liquids and cigars,” the FDA’s Mitch Zeller said in a press release titled “FDA protects ki
JD Supra, LLC
added Dec 23, 2016 00:31
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Perrigo Announces FDA Approvals For The Store Brand OTC Equivalents To Nicorette® White Ice Mint® Gum

has received approvals...for Abbreviated New Drug Applications referencing GlaxoSmithKline's Nicorette® White Ice Mint® Gum (nicotine polacrilex gum 2 mg and 4 mg). These products will be packaged and marketed as store brands or retailer 'own label' brand
PR Newswire
added Dec 20, 2016 22:17
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[Virgin Islands] 22nd Century Group Announces Major Scientific Collaboration with University of Virginia

will invest approximately $1,100,000 in this major scientific collaboration with UVA. The goals of the research agreement include: (i) creating unique industrial hemp plants with guaranteed levels of THC below the legal limits (thus eliminating the risk t
Business Wire
added Dec 20, 2016 22:17
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