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[Canada] Growing movement to ban smoking in Toronto apartment buildings

“Eighty per cent of residents who live in multi-unit housing in Ontario would choose smoke free if they had a choice,” said Lorraine Fry, the executive director of the Non-Smokers’ Rights Association. “Landlords don’t know that it’s legal for them to ac
GlobalTV (ca)
added Sep 16, 2014 02:56
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[Canada] Webinar Registration Form, October 8, 2014: "Exposure to Onscreen Tobacco in Movies among Ontario Youth."

Thank you for your interest in joining the webinar entitled "Exposure to Onscreen Tobacco in Movies among Ontario Youth."
Wufoo - The Online Form Builder
added Sep 15, 2014 17:00
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[Canada, USA] VIDEO: E-Cigarettes Get Their Shot in Hollywood

Paid product placement in films has been off limits for tobacco companies for the past 16 years. But now e-cigarette companies like the Canada-based SmokeStik are buying screen time in films like the upcoming Cymbeline starring Milla Jovovich.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Sep 15, 2014 13:40
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[Canada] Stoney Creek startup tobacco business goes up in smoke

CT&G, a cigarette company started in Stoney Creek by a consortium of Korean convenience store owners to try to take on Big Tobacco, has declared bankruptcy. ..established in an attempt to offset losses following a 2010 move by Imperial Tobacco that effec
Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Sep 13, 2014 20:42
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[Canada] Survey findings on youth smoking points to need for flavoured tobacco ban

A new national report points to the need to ban flavoured tobacco products, the Canadian Cancer Society said Wednesday. The latest iteration of the national Youth Smoking Survey found that nine per cent of teens reported using a flavoured tobacco produc
Canadian Press
added Sep 13, 2014 17:31
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[Canada] Support High (91%) for Prohibiting Sale of Flavoured Tobacco, Packaging Aimed at Youth

Support is high for a proposed tobacco-control measure with the goal of preventing youth from taking up smoking, according to a new Ipsos Reid poll conducted on behalf of Heart and Stroke Foundation. Nine in ten (91%) ‘support’ (72% strongly/20% somewhat
Ipsos
added Sep 11, 2014 11:29
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[Canada] Canadian Cancer Society calling on Nova Scotians to take action against flavoured tobacco products

once again calling for a ban on flavoured tobacco products and asking Nova Scotians to help them in their fight. The new survey results show that 48% of high school students in Nova Scotia, who used tobacco products in the previous 30 days, had used flavo
Canadian Cancer Society
added Sep 11, 2014 11:28
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[Canada] Flavoured tobacco popular with Canadian teens: survey

Half of the teenagers who smoked in the past month used a flavoured tobacco product, according to a survey on youth smoking habits in Canada. The survey, done by the Propel Centre for Population Health Impact at the University of Waterloo, on behalf of
CBC News (ca)
added Sep 10, 2014 17:44
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[Canada, USA] Toronto: ‘Merchants of Doubt’ Director Exposes Energy and Tobacco Lobby

pulls back the curtain on the illusionists deployed by oil, gas and tobacco companies to use pseudo-science and spin to create an alternate reality in which cigarettes and gas guzzlers are our friends... a mordantly funny indictment of this army of well-h
Variety
added Sep 10, 2014 17:05
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[Canada] Youth continue to use flavoured tobacco products at high levels

"Today’s survey proves that flavoured tobacco is a major threat to young people’s health,” says Rob Cunningham, Senior Policy Analyst, Canadian Cancer Society. "Flavoured tobacco products were used by 137,000 high school students in Canada, which is tro
Canadian Cancer Society
added Sep 10, 2014 14:22
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