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WILSON: Big Tobacco’s smoke and mirrors revived by Pruitt’s science transparency policy

Big Tobacco realized the best chance of avoiding regulation lay not in attempting to combat each study as it came out, but rather in changing the standards to which those studies were held. To do this, they sought to use transparency and reproducibility
The Hill
added Jun 4, 2018 22:02
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[Asia] China tobacco regulator argues for indoor space for smokers

The regulator of China’s tobacco industry, which oversees state monopoly China National Tobacco Corp, said on Monday that designated indoor smoking areas should be introduced to deter smokers as enforcing bans in all public spaces was too difficult.
Reuters
added Jun 4, 2018 21:53
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[California] Another look for flavored tobacco ban

After months of discussions with business owners and meetings with community members, county officials are set to revisit Tuesday a proposed ordinance prohibiting retailers in unincorporated areas of the county from selling flavored tobacco products. A
San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added Jun 4, 2018 21:39
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'Step up soon' on underage vaping, FDA chief tells tobacco firms

The comments are the latest in a series of FDA efforts to crack down on companies that are producing e-cigarettes and selling them to minors. E-cigs like the products made by Juul Labs Inc. are the newest craze in underage tobacco use as youth smoking r
The Spokesman-Review
added Jun 4, 2018 15:17
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Exposure to the Tobacco Power Wall Increases Adolescents’ Willingness to Use E-cigarettes in the Future

This experimental study builds upon prior research to show that exposure to the tobacco power wall at retail point-of-sale similarly increases adolescents' willingness to use e-cigarettes in the future. Efforts to regulate the visibility of the tobacco po
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 5, 2018 22:42
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[California] San Francisco to vote on flavored tobacco ban

A $12 million campaign primarily funded by R.J. Reynolds is urging San Francisco voters next Tuesday to reject the city’s ban on selling flavored vaping products, hookah tobacco and menthol cigarettes. The flavored tobacco comes in brightly colored packa
Politico
added Jun 4, 2018 16:45
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‘Step Up Soon’ on Underage Vaping, FDA Chief Tells Tobacco Firms

“They better step up and step up soon -- to address these trends along with us,” he said. “So far, I must say, I’ve mostly been disappointed by the tepid response from companies that know that a meaningful portion of their sales are being derived from kid
Bloomberg News
added Jun 4, 2018 14:26
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[Australia] E-cigarettes a growing threat to children

“Unrestricted marketing on social media and TV, fruit flavourings, cheaper prices and claims that e-cigarettes are ‘healthier than cigarettes’ all make e-cigarettes very attractive to adolescents,” Dr Marshall said. “While e-cigarettes may be less harmf
University of Queensland (au)
added Jun 12, 2018 03:09
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New Devices Present Opportunity for Long-Time Smokers

some smokers are trying new devices and technologies to cut down—or quit all together. In the vaping category, closed-system e-cigarettes are gaining traction for more closely mimicking the experience of smoking combustible cigarettes.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:39
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[UK] Thousands of pounds worth of illegal tobacco seized in Tower Hamlets

Tower Hamlets Council’s Trading Standards Officers and detection dogs found £8,000 worth of illegal tobacco hidden inside cereal boxes, coat pockets and behind display panels during a recent two-day operation.
Brit Bangla (uk)
added Jun 4, 2018 15:23
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