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[Canada] Colleges, universities moving fast to make campuses smoke-free

The number of fully smoke-free post-secondary campuses in Canada more than quadrupled between 2016 and 2018, according to a new report. The Canadian Cancer Society report says there are now 53 Canadian colleges and universities which have enacted 100 pe
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Sep 13, 2018 16:47
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[Canada, USA] Longtime Tobacco Supplier Sees the Future in Cannabis

As Canada prepares to legalize marijuana next month, and regulations continue to loosen in the U.S. and other markets, Alliance One International Inc. is the latest company pivoting to pot.
Bloomberg News
added Sep 12, 2018 17:13
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[Canada] WILL TOBACCO COMPANIES GET INVOLVED WITH LEGAL MARIJUANA?

we have not heard much from the one sector that was expected to get in on the ganja game before any other – the tobacco companies. But make no mistake about it Big Tobacco is searching for a way into the cannabis space. It is just a matter of time before
The Fresh Toast
added Sep 12, 2018 00:36
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Canada's Largest Vaping Products Distributor Pacific Smoke International Inc. Appointed as an Authorized Distributor for JUUL Products in Canada

JUUL Labs, a technology company dedicated to providing a satisfying alternative for adult smokers appointed Pacific Smoke as an authorized distributor of JUUL products in Canada. "Our team has been converting cigarette smokers for the past five years by
PR Newswire
added Sep 12, 2018 01:22
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[Canada] 3 Reasons Big Tobacco and Marijuana Partnerships Are Imminent

Beginning in less than six weeks, recreational marijuana will be completely legal in Canada. Aside from Canada becoming the first developed country in the world, and second overall, to wave the proverbial green flag on adult-use weed, this move could also
Motley Fool
added Sep 11, 2018 22:16
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[Canada] TOBACCO KING: Indigenous billionaire businessman's lavish lifestyle

Ken Hill ... billionaire Six Nations resident launched the world’s largest private Indigenous-owned corporation, Grand River Enterprises Ltd., in 1992 — selling enormous volumes of cigarettes in Germany, the Bahamas, the U.S. and elsewhere. The company
Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Sep 11, 2018 14:31
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Biomarkers of exposure among “dual users” of tobacco cigarettes and electronic cigarettes in Canada

Implications Public health authorities should clearly communicate the relative risk of e-cigarettes and tobacco cigarettes to the general public, focusing on two salient points: 1) e-cigarettes are not harmless, but they are less harmful than smoking tob
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 8, 2018 20:01
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[Canada, USA] The American E-Liquid Manufacturing Standards Association (AEMSA) and the Canadian Vaping Association (CVA) Announce the Formation of the North American Vapor Alliance (NAVA)

AEMSA President Scott Eley and CVA President Shaun Casey announced today that their respective organizations will join forces in an ad hoc Alliance based on shared principles to promote a professional standards-based regulatory system for vapor products a
Business Wire
added Sep 5, 2018 21:38
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[Canada] DANGERFIELD: Cigarette butts are polluting the ocean more than plastic straws — so why not ban these?

On Monday, a report by NBC News named cigarette butts as the single greatest source of ocean pollution — surpassing plastic straws. The filters in cigarettes are made of tiny plastic particles that take decades or more to decompose. And they serve no us
Global News (ca)
added Sep 4, 2018 20:04
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[Canada] CIGARETTE PACKAGE HEALTH WARNINGS: INTERNATIONAL STATUS REPORT (PDF)

Canadian Cancer Society
added Oct 1, 2018 17:27
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