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[Australia, Canada, New Zealand] Commercial tobacco and indigenous peoples: a stock take on Framework Convention on Tobacco Control progress [FREE FULL TEXT]

There is some evidence that progress is being made towards reducing indigenous commercial tobacco use, including the implementation of indigenous-focused initiatives. However, there are significant gaps and inconsistencies in reporting. Strengthening FCTC
Tobacco Control
added Sep 23, 2018 15:13
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[Canada] Cigar retailers want exemptions from packaging rules

“It would affect my business immensely. I’d be basically shut down,” said Jeff Arrowsmith, owner of Jade Smoker’s Corner, an 18 and up store specializing in expensive import cigars and tobacco products. A new law allowing Health Canada to regulate what
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Sep 21, 2018 13:56
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[Canada] Most Canadians concerned about young people using e-cigarettes, survey finds

The majority of Canadians are concerned about the use of e-cigarettes among youth, with almost 90 per cent backing a ban of the vaping products for those under 18... 75 per cent of respondents said government should be able to make rules for packaging and
Canadian Press
added Sep 20, 2018 16:42
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[Canada] Edmonton council passes tighter smoking rules as cannabis legalization looms

Tobacco and cannabis smokers will have to stay 10 metres away from building doors, windows, patios and bus stops under the amended bylaw. The new rules, which double the previous five-metre restriction, will come into force the day cannabis is legalized,
CBC News (ca)
added Sep 20, 2018 16:33
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[Canada, UK] Canadian tobacco exec pushes back against vaping health concerns

Charbonneau...vaping is a proven less harmful alternative to satisfying your nicotine fit without lighting up a cigarette. He cited studies done in England and by Health Canada supporting that position, recognizing that vaping or e-cigarettes can play a
Abbotsford (BC) News (ca)
added Sep 20, 2018 16:14
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[Canada] InventHelp Inventor Develops Household Smoke Ventilator (KOC-944)

the INDOOR SMOKE ERADICATOR, an integrated system that will ventilate cigarette or marijuana smoke from the interior of a residence. "With Canada's upcoming legalization of marijuana, landlords are concerned about second hand smoke. In addition, non-smok
PR Newswire
added Sep 18, 2018 22:11
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[Canada, USA] Canadian marijuana investors could face lifetime bans from entering U.S.

While pot smokers and cannabis-industry workers have previously faced the prospect of lifetime travel bans, it may be news to investors that the risk extends to them as well. Marijuana-related stocks fell in after-hours trading after Politico published
MarketWatch (Wall St. Journal)
added Sep 18, 2018 21:17
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[Canada] Smokers fight back for right to light up

Fort smokers want the city to butt out the idea of lumping tobacco products into any bylaw that includes cannabis. That was the primary message from residents and business owners who spoke during the public hearing portion of the Sept. 11 city council m
Fort Saskatchewan (Alb) Record (ca)
added Sep 15, 2018 04:05
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[Canada] University of Manitoba considers campus-wide smoking ban w/Photo

is looking at the possibility of banning smoking on campus. The news comes on the heels of a report from the Canadian Cancer Society showing a growing number of Canadian universities and colleges have gone 100 per cent smoke-free. Winnipeg moves a step
CBC News (ca)
added Sep 15, 2018 01:18
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[Canada] Growing number of Canadian university and college campuses now smoke-free, report says

A growing number of university and college campuses across the country are now fully smoke-free – both indoors and out, says a report by the Canadian Cancer Society released Thursday. The report says there are now 65 post-secondary institutions that pro
Canadian Press
added Sep 14, 2018 17:08
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