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[California] FDA Seizes Documents From E-Cigarette Maker Amid Crackdown On Flavored Vapes

Chocolate cupcake, creme, mango, tutti frutti, "blue" — sugary-sounding flavors familiar to teenage e-cigarette users are facing more crackdowns from the Food and Drug Administration. The FDA seized more than 1,000 pages of documents during a "surprise
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Oct 4, 2018 16:01
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F.D.A. Seizes Documents From Juul Headquarters

But though e-cigarettes do not have the carcinogens that come from burning tobacco, they, especially Juul, can have strong concentrations of nicotine, which is highly addictive, and detrimental to the developing adolescent brain.
New York Times
added Oct 4, 2018 16:00
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BULLETIN THURSDAY 4 OCTOBER 2018 (PDF)

Despite the obvious and shocking delaying tactics of a few delegates, the Committee took a gigantic step forward for FCTC implementation by endorsing the first ever Global Strategy for Tobacco Control.
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 4, 2018 15:55
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The 2018 CPA-Zicklin Index of Corporate Political Disclosure and Accountability (PDF)

S&P 500 Commitment to Political Disclosure and Accountability Remains Strong Despite Attacks
Center for Political Accountability
added Oct 4, 2018 15:54
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How to Get a Perfect Score on the CPA-Zicklin Index

Altria Group Inc.: “The company conducts regular trainings, compliance system reviews, and internal audits to ensure all PAC and corporate political contributions are made in accordance with the law and company policies.”
Center for Political Accountability
added Oct 4, 2018 15:47
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BACON: Five Virginia Corporations Among Most Transparent

including the frequently criticized Dominion Energy and Altria Group — are included among the 57 transparency “trendsetters” in the 2018 CPA-Zicklin Index... percentile basis compared to other companies in the S&P 500...Altria Group — 94.3%
Bacon’s Rebellion - Reinventing Virginia for the 21st Century (blog)
added Oct 4, 2018 15:37
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[UK] Morecambe vape shop’s ‘Slimming World for smokers’ scheme gains NHS support

Up In Smoke offers a free “pen type e-cig” to anyone wishing to try it and has launched a ‘Smokebusters’ scheme support service... Mike explains: “We’ve been backed by Lancashire Quit Squad, which is jointly run by the NHS and Lancashire County Council.
Lancaster Guardian (uk)
added Oct 4, 2018 15:29
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Philip Morris International tries risky move of making cigarettes extinct

But that doesn’t mean Calantzopoulos’s grand vision of creating a world without cigarettes – one he calls a “smoke-free future” – will be easy to execute for the Marlboro seller. After all, navigating the watchful eyes of governments globally with new pr
Yahoo Finance (uk)
added Oct 4, 2018 04:42
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[Switzerland] Cost of cigarettes must rise to reflect environmental damage from tobacco industry, WHO says

Annual tobacco production contributes almost 84 million tonnes of carbon dioxide-equivalent emissions to climate change... The price of a packet of cigarettes should rise to reflect the wide-ranging environmental damage caused by the tobacco industry, fr
The Independent (uk)
added Oct 3, 2018 19:14
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Cigarette smoking: an assessment of tobacco’s global environmental footprint across its entire supply chain, and policy strategies to reduce it (PDF)

From tobacco cultivation and curing, to cigarette manufacturing, distribution, consumption and discarding, every stage in the global tobacco supply chain involves considerable resource inputs such as water, land, energy and material resources, as well
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Oct 3, 2018 19:14
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