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[Canada] Winnipeg looking to butt out for patio season

On Monday, a city committee voted to approve a motion to review what other Canadian cities do when it comes to smoking on city patios. The Lung Association urged council to act quickly, citing that Winnipeg is the last major Canadian city without the smo
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jun 14, 2017 21:12

[Canada] Ontario Court of Appeal now deciding fate of Toronto's shisha bars

Toronto shisha bars owners await word on their businesses’ fate after a challenge to the city’s anti-hookah smoking bylaw reached the Ontario Court of Appeal this week. A panel of three judges hearing the case Tuesday at Osgoode Hall reserved judgement,
Inside Toronto (ca)
added Jun 9, 2017 22:44

[Canada] Taking science on the road to create a tobacco-free generation

The Lung Association – Ontario, in partnership with Mad Science of Hamilton & Kitchener, a leading science enrichment provider, is bringing a highly interactive demonstration, Be Tobacco Free, to 24 Grade 4 classrooms across Sault Ste. Marie from June 1 (ca)
added Jun 9, 2017 22:41

Tobacco Use in Canada » Highlights

University of Waterloo (ca)
added May 26, 2017 12:51

[USA] LEADING FROM UP NORTH How Canada Is Solving the Menthol Tobacco Problem (PDF)

How did our neighbor to the North become a global leader in tackling the problem of regulating menthol tobacco? And what lessons can we learn from Canada’s experience in adopting and implementing restrictions on the sale of menthol flavored tobacco pro
Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added May 8, 2017 14:05


We intend to seek justice for society, especially for the victims of Big Tobacco, by supporting litigation against the industry that has the potential to lead to public health benefits and changed industry behaviour. Our mission then is to reduce the dis
Campaign for Justice on Tobacco Fraud [ Campagne pour obtenir justice face à la fraude du tabac] (ca)
added May 2, 2017 19:11

[Canada] TOBACCO ACT Order Amending the Schedule to the Tobacco Act (Menthol)

The following additives are excluded: — benzoic acid (CAS 65-85-0) and its salts — butylated hydroxytoluene (CAS 128-37-0) — carboxymethyl cellulose (CAS 9000-11-7) — citric acid (CAS 77-92-9) and its salts — ethanol (CAS 64-17-5)
Canada Gazette (ca)
added Apr 6, 2017 02:05

Canada's smoking rate falls slightly in 2015: StatsCan

The Canadian Community Health Survey found 17.7 per cent of Canadians aged 12 and older -- or roughly 5.3 million people -- smoked either daily or occasionally in 2015, down slightly from 18.1 per cent a year earlier. The Statistics Canada survey showed
Canadian Press
added Mar 23, 2017 14:06

[Canada, UK] Raising smoking age does cut teen smoking

Canadian scientists said raising it to 21 would see a quarter less smokers and urged lawmakers to change the rules to stop needless deaths and illnesses. The call was made as new guidelines were introduced to help children as young as five quit by encoura
Milton Keynes Citizen (uk)
added Mar 6, 2017 16:07

[Canada] Big Tobacco giant pledges to quit cigarettes, but skeptics accuse firm of ‘double-speak’

Despite the pledge, Philip Morris not only continues to sell more cigarettes than anyone else, it advertises tobacco in places where that’s allowed, and actively opposes government curbs on tobacco use... “It’s their latest public-relations effort and it
National Post (ca)
added Feb 10, 2017 17:57
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