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[UK] No smoking signs reminder to businesses

Businesses in South Lakeland are being reminded that it is a legal requirement to display ‘no smoking’ signs at all entrances to their premises. Spot-checks by council officers have revealed a significant number of businesses are still not complying wit
Cumbria Crack (uk)
added Jul 14, 2015 10:32

[Minnesota] Minneapolis City Council gets tough on flavored tobacco products / Sales will be banned at convenience stores.

drew the most supporters to City Hall was a proposed ban on flavored tobacco products at convenience stores, which received the council’s unanimous support. Starting in January, cigars sold in flavors like grape, strawberry and chocolate will only be app
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Jul 13, 2015 12:09

[Asia, India, Korea - South] New air filter can clear cigarette smoke quickly

A new air cleaning equipment has been developed that can purify the air completely in an hour inside a smoking room where 10 people are simultaneously smoking. The equipment has been developed by Korean researchers.
Business Standard (in)
added Jul 13, 2015 12:00

[Massachusetts] Editorial: Smoking out Chamber

And yet it called a proposal to restrict smoking in certain public spaces in Moldova “extreme.” The Chamber’s position is morally indefensible. Its members ought to start pushing back on this and soon.
Boston (MA) Herald
added Jul 12, 2015 10:39

DAYEN: Why Eric Holder’s new job is an insult to the American public

practically no law firm has done more to protect Wall Street executives from the consequences of their criminal activities than Covington & Burling. Their roster of clients includes every mega-bank in America: JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo, Citigroup, Bank
Salon Magazine
added Jul 11, 2015 12:53

[Canada, California] Feds Snatch Massive Weed Haul at Sites Allegedly Linked to Big Tobacco

snatched more than 12,000 cannabis plants from two farming operations on Native American land in California, which were allegedly financed by a Canadian Aboriginal tobacco tycoon....Jerry Montour, CEO of a large Canadian tobacco firm Grand River Enterpris
added Jul 11, 2015 10:12

How CVS Quit Smoking and Grew Into a Health Care Giant

CVS is arguably the country’s biggest health care company, bigger than the drug makers and wholesalers, and bigger than the insurers... Its stand against smoking has allowed CVS to make alliances with health care providers and rebrand itself fully as a he
New York Times
added Jul 11, 2015 10:00

LETTER: DONOHUE: U.S. Chamber of Commerce: We Don’t Support Smoking

Chamber does not support smoking and wants people to quit....urges governments to protect intellectual property and comply with their international commitments, and we’ve done so for a wide variety of industries. Measures that violate these standards and
New York Times
added Jul 11, 2015 09:56

Four major studios smokefree so far in 2015 — Fox, Sony, indies lag

Kid-rated movies from four major studios — Disney, Paramount, Universal, and Warner Bros. — were 100 percent smokefree in the first half of 2015, a record number of companies. Smoking was down, but not out, at the two other MPAA member studios, Fox an
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 10, 2015 13:27

R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company completes donation (PDF)

“The gift of the Toxicology Building by R.J. Reynolds to WPDA is the first step in our goal to repurpose Whitaker Park into a mixed-used development,” said Don Flow, Chairman of WPDA. “We will be working closely with Winston-Salem Business Inc. to market
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jul 10, 2015 11:38
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