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[Ireland] Government has paid €4 million to firms linked to Big Tobacco since 2013

GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENTS AND State agencies have, since 2013, paid out close to€4 million in consultancy fees to companies who have also represented the interests of Big Tobacco. Figures from seven government departments show that in the last two years alo
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Mar 3, 2015 13:21
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[Florida] QuitDoc releases statewide survey revealing broad support to reduce youth exposure to tobacco

Floridians seem to realize that increasing the legal age and limiting the sale of certain items to stores that restrict youth access will have a profound impact on youth tobacco use.
PR Web
added Mar 3, 2015 08:41
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[Australia] VIDEO: ITC Project: Plain Packaging of Cigarettes

The International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project (ITC Project)...This report details how tobacco packaging plays a major role in tobacco advertising and marketing, as well as the potential health benefits of standardised or plain packaging regu
You Tube
added Mar 3, 2015 08:29
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[New York] Memo: BILL NUMBER:A2595

This bill bans the use of electronic cigarettes under the Clean Indoor Air Act and certain outdoor areas. Electronic cigarettes, commonly known as e-cigarettes, are electronic devices that deliver nicotine to the user. These devices do not contain tobacco
New York State Assembly
added Mar 3, 2015 04:00
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[Mexico] Universal Corporation Announces Agreement with Philip Morris International Inc. to Supply Mexican Tobaccos

Previously, the purchase and processing of these tobaccos was handled directly by a subsidiary of Philip Morris International Inc. Starting with the upcoming 2015 crop, PMIMSA will purchase processed grades of tobacco from TPN. The new arrangement is expe
PR Newswire
added Mar 2, 2015 23:42
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[New York] NYSSA Rallied in Opposition to Recently Proposed Legislation Seeking to Tax Electronic Cigarettes and Ban Indoor Use

New Yorkers for Smarter Smoking Alternatives (NYSSA), is a coalition comprised of local retailers, wholesalers and distributors, and adult members of the public who have come together to actively oppose the recent attempts by New York State to place harsh
PR Newswire
added Mar 2, 2015 23:39
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[North Carolina] Electronic Cigarette Sales to Minors via the Internet

Minors are easily able to purchase e-cigarettes from the Internet because of an absence of age-verification measures used by Internet e-cigarette vendors. Federal law should require and enforce rigorous age verification for all e-cigarette sales as with t
JAMA Pediatrics (Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine)
added Mar 2, 2015 23:37
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Few online e-cigarette vendors block sales to minors, UNC Lineberger study finds

in The Journal of the American Medical Association Pediatrics. It found that only five out of 98 attempts by teens to buy e-cigarettes online were blocked by online vendors’ attempts to verify customer age. “Very few online vendors even gave the appearan
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, School of Medicine
added Mar 2, 2015 23:34
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[North Carolina] Study Finds Teens Can Easily Buy E-Cigarettes Online – FDA Must Act to Protect Kids

Internet vendors of electronic cigarettes do little to prevent youth from purchasing their products and teens can easily buy e-cigarettes online despite claims that online vendors verify customer age. The study, conducted in North Carolina, found that onl
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 2, 2015 23:30
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[UK, USA, Wisconsin] British American Tobacco drops and sues PwC over pollution scandal

has dumped its auditors PwC and taken them to court over a potential $1bn (£651m) US environmental damages bill. It is the latest in a long line of tests for the Big Four auditing firm, which is still reeling from accusations by the Public Accounts Comm
The Independent (uk)
added Mar 2, 2015 22:36
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