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[California] L.A. is set to be a hot market for marijuana sales. But there might not be many places to smoke it

The city is drafting rules to allow greenhouses that grow cannabis, industrial facilities that process it, and new shops that sell it for recreational use, not just medical need. But anyone expecting L.A. to become the next Amsterdam may be disappointe
Los Angeles Times
added Sep 26, 2017 15:17
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MAINE LICENSES CANNABIS SOCIAL CLUBS, BUT YOU CAN’T SMOKE IN THEM

the first state in the country to license cannabis social clubs (yay!)—where weed cannot be smoked (boo!). MAINE’S CANNABIS SOCIAL CLUBS So what can people do in these social cannabis clubs apart from socializing? Edibles and tinctures, which frankly do
High Times
added Sep 26, 2017 15:11
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[UK] Bradford-based shisha lounge and nightclub Phantom Lounge ordered to shut down

Officers say its owners never obtained planning permission for the change of use of the building to a night club and shisha lounge. The Council claims noise from the shisha lounge is disturbing people living in nearby homes, “particularly late at night
Bradford Telegraph and Argus (uk)
added Sep 26, 2017 14:35
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[California] BIG TOBACCO TAKES CIGARETTE LIST PRICE INCREASES

The top tobacco companies in the United States have taken increases on their cigarette list prices, as well as some smokeless brands. According to Wells Fargo Securities LLC, Altria Group Inc.'s Philip Morris USA led the way with $10 a pack — a 2 to 3 per
Convenience Store News
added Sep 23, 2017 14:30
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[UK] 34 per cent of construction workers suffer from mental illness

​”We found that mental illness affects all ages and genders and rather than seek help, one fifth of workers are turning to alcohol and cigarettes to self-medicate and have increased their drinking and smoking as a result of their mental state. This stati
Construction Industry News (uk)
added Sep 22, 2017 12:27
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UN Global Compact ban recognises the tobacco industry’s incompatibility with responsible, sustainable business (PDF)

The global noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) community has welcomed today’s announcement by the UN Global Compact (UNGC) to exclude the tobacco industry from participating in the initiative. UNGC is the world's largest corporate sustainability initiative
International Union against Cancer (UICC)
added Sep 20, 2017 23:41
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[Europe, UK] ACS raises concerns over tobacco 'track and trace' plans

Association of Convenience Stores has raised concerns... chief executive James Lowman said: “It is important that we tackle the illicit tobacco market throughout the supply chain but these regulations would place a significant cost and time burden on reta
Convenience Store (uk)
added Sep 20, 2017 23:24
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15 Most-Clicked Tobacco Products on Hot 100

Thirty-three percent: That’s how many products in this year’s Convenience Store Products Hot 100 belong to the tobacco, vaping and tobacco-accessory category. What’s even more impressive is that of the top 25 most-clicked items on CSProducts' website thus
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Sep 20, 2017 22:19
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Circle K's Owner Sets Eyes on Asia for Next Acquisition Phase

Tobacco rose to 41 percent from 40 percent, in part because convenience stores have become one of the last places for smokers to find cigarettes.
Bloomberg News
added Sep 20, 2017 22:13
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21 Colleges and Universities Receive Grants to Pursue 100% Tobacco-Free Campuses Across California

Antelope Valley College (Lancaster) Citrus College (Glendora) Long Beach City College (Long Beach) Whittier College Oxnard College Ventura College Bakersfield College California State University Chico (Chico) Reedley College Columbia College (Sonora) Gavi
PR Newswire
added Sep 20, 2017 22:08
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