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[Nevada] McCarran's indoor smoking areas criticized in CDC report

Las Vegas Sun
added Nov 21, 2012 14:53
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[Utah] SLC International Airport exposes travelers to secondhand smoke

Salt Lake City International Airport is named in a new CDC survey on secondhand smoke exposure. SLC International is one of five of the 29 largest airports in the United States that allows smoking in designated areas.
KTVX ABC4 (Salt Lake City, UT)
added Nov 21, 2012 14:52
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[District of Columbia] Dulles airport travelers at higher risk of secondhand smoke

Travelers passing though Dulles International Airport this holiday season may be at higher risk of inhaling secondhand smoke. Dulles International is one of five major airports with designated smoking areas.
WTOP Radio (Washington, DC)
added Nov 21, 2012 14:50
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Smoking at Dulles Airport causes spike in poor air quality, CDC says

Along with Dulles, Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta, McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, Denver International Airport and Salt Lake City International Airport were included in the CDC study.
WJLA-TV Ch. 7 (Washington, DC)
added Nov 21, 2012 04:07
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Secondhand smoke at five major airports puts flyers at risk: CDC

Thanksgiving travelers who pass through the five major U.S. airports that still allow indoor smoking in designated public rooms face a hidden health hazard, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Tuesday.
Reuters
added Nov 20, 2012 19:12
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CDC: Airports that allow smoking pose health risks

How dirty is the air next to an airport's smoking lounge? The U.S. government reports Tuesday that it's five times more polluted than the overall air at smoke-free airports. Tampa International Airport has a series of caged outdoor patios for smokers,
USA Today
added Nov 20, 2012 19:11
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[Colorado] DIA travelers subjected to secondhand smoke, CDC study says

A study by the Atlanta-based CDC showed that five of the 29 largest airports in the U.S., including DIA, subjected travelers and workers to measurable levels of smoking-related particulates near designated smoking areas.
Denver (CO) Post
added Nov 20, 2012 15:17
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Secondhand smoke inside airports puts air travelers and employees at risk

Air pollution from secondhand smoke five times higher outside smoking rooms and other designated smoking areas than in smoke-free airports
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Nov 20, 2012 14:04
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30 of largest cities have comprehensive no-smoking laws, US says

Thirty of the 50 largest U.S. cities prohibit smoking indoors at all workplaces, restaurants and bars, the federal government reported. Just 12 years ago, only San Jose had such a law. As of Oct. 12, 16 of the largest cities had comprehensive smoke-free
Los Angeles Times
added Nov 17, 2012 18:44
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Smoking laws in Oklahoma City, Tulsa are weak compared to many major U.S. cities

Cities in Oklahoma are limited in what laws they can pass regarding smoking, an issue that was brought up in a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The Oklahoman
added Nov 17, 2012 18:36
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