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[Canada] Smoking banned in sporting areas, playgrounds, restaurant and bar patios among other places

Oxford County public health and emergency services wants to remind residents of the new smoking rules mandated by the provincial Smoke-Free Ontario strategy.
Woodstock (Ontario) Sentinel Review (ca)
added May 22, 2015 11:35

[Canada] Inhale Your Caffeine With Vaporizer Created By Vancouver Company

The Eagle Energy Vapor looks like an e-cigarette, but it contains ingredients similar to energy drinks: guarana, ginseng, and taurine. Its creators boast that it has no nicotine or sugar. "As new technologies evolved, we saw the opportunity to create a
Huffington Post (blog)
added May 20, 2015 06:46

[Australia, Canada] Cigarette packaging clearly targets specific demographics: research

Global Tobacco Control Project...have put together a display that focuses on the use of cigarette packaging to market tobacco products. It is available to view on the 1000 level of Blusson Hall at SFU until September. Plain packaging was adopted by Aust
Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added May 20, 2015 06:12

[Canada] PICARD: Let’s take bolder steps to stamp out smoking

The carnage inflicted by smoking has gone on far too long. Surely, the time for half measures has passed. Some urgency is in order in the quest for a tobacco-free world.
Globe and Mail (ca)
added May 19, 2015 15:00

[Canada] Ecigs don’t stop people smoking and adverse effects are prevalent, major review concludes

Evidence that ecigs help people stop smoking real ones is lacking, according to a new analysis. Electronic cigarettes seem to work for the first month, but there isn’t enough evidence to say that they work for longer periods, researchers said.
The Independent (uk)
added May 19, 2015 08:38

[Canada] E-cigarette retailer could sell to a '10-year-old', wants regulations

An electronic cigarette retailer in Newfoundland and Labrador wants the industry to be regulated, but not as restricted as his counterparts will soon be in other Canadian provinces. Beginning at the end of May, new legislation by the Nova Scotia gover
CBC News (ca)
added May 19, 2015 00:59

[Canada] Whistler Blackcomb CEO admits enforcing smoking ban will be difficult

“We don’t have the authority to ticket, all we have the authority is to manage our property.” Reporter: “So you don’t have the authority to issue a ticket or any sort of penalty if someone is caught, or refuses, to quit smoking.” “At the end of the day
added May 16, 2015 10:29

[Canada] Whistler Blackcomb resort bans smoking, including marijuana, everywhere on its property

This includes lift lines, chairlifts, gondolas, ski runs, hiking trails, valley base areas, parking lots, bike trails and all bar and restaurant locations, including patios
Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added May 16, 2015 10:29

[Canada] Provinces move to fill void on e-cigarette regulation as feds study issue

A small but growing list of municipalities has instituted rules limiting e-cigarette use in public spaces (Vancouver) or municipal offices (Toronto). And businesses, especially in the transportation sector, have moved to prohibit use of the devices.
Canadian Press
added May 14, 2015 10:00

Ahead of Health Canada's e-cigarette decision, a look at current rules

As the country waits for Health Canada to weigh in, the rules on e-cigarette use continue to evolve. Here is a partial list of places and business sectors that have created rules to limit e-cigarette use:
Canadian Press
added May 14, 2015 01:21
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