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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Customers or secondhand smoke, groups have their say

Restaurant owners want a few tables allocated for customers to smoke while anti-smoking groups want even more aggressive measures in reaction to a Health Ministry’s intention to gazette all open-air restaurants as no-smoking areas from December. Smoking
The Star (my)
added Sep 9, 2018 17:47
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[Ohio] Tobacco forum weighs changing age limit

Tobacco 21, being overseen by the health department’s tobacco prevention coordinator, Stephanie McPeek, held public forums Thursday in two locations, the health department offices on Muskingum Drive at 1 p.m. and the Washington County Library main branch
Marietta (OH) Times
added Sep 10, 2018 17:22
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Accord conclu: la Belgique instaure le paquet neutre pour les cigarettes et le tabac à rouler [Agreement reached: Belgium introduces neutral package for cigarettes and rolling tobacco]

The government has decided to impose a neutral package for cigarettes, rolling tobacco and water pipe tobacco (chicha), Health Minister Maggie De Block said Friday. The measure is part of the minister's tobacco control policy, which has set itself the
La Libre Belgique (be)
added Sep 10, 2018 03:52
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[Indiana] Details of Goshen's smoking/vaping ordinance explained

After multiple meetings and many hours of discussion, debate and compromise, Goshen City Council members Tuesday officially approved a new smoking/vaping ordinance for the city. At more than a year in the making, passage of the new ordinance was by no me
Goshen (IN) News
added Sep 9, 2018 19:02
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AUDIO: VOICES OF VAPERS: EDUCATING LAWMAKERS ON VAPING PRODUCTS (GUEST: STEFAN DIDAK)

Stefan Didak joins the show to discuss vaping products. Stefan switched from smoking to vaping in 2012 and has been a vocal and active supporter and advocate for vapor products. He is frequently seen testifying in front of state and local legislators and
Heartland Institute
added Sep 10, 2018 17:27
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[UK] Don't send vapers to use smoking shelters, MPs suggest

Vapers trying to quit cigarettes should not be made to use smoking shelters, MPs have heard. Organisations should consider having a separate vaping room or area...Putting vapers and smokers together had been likened to "an alcoholic being put in a pub si
BBC Online
added Sep 10, 2018 17:23
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GLANTZ: San Francisco actively implementing its comprehensive ban on sale of flavored tobacco products

Department of Public Health....updated its website with details on the implementation plan, including, sending a mailer (below) to every retailer in the City telling them that the law is in effect and that they should stop ordering flavored products.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 10, 2018 03:36
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[Africa, Asia-pacific, Europe, South Africa] WILCOX: The world must unite against Big Tobacco’s 21st century colonialism

Now, as participants to the FCTC prepare for their eighth biannual summit in Geneva...The wealthy Western states need to put Big Tobacco in its place, and prove to the developing world that they can tame the cigarette industry through concerted, unified a
Africa Times
added Sep 9, 2018 20:46
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[Oklahoma] Bartlesvile City Council votes to ban smoking in city parks

The Bartlesville City Council voted unanimously this week to ban smoking in city parks. City ordinances prohibit smoking within 50 feet of playgrounds, courts or bleachers/stands used at public events. Smoking includes cigarettes, e-cigarettes, vaping an
KRMG (Tulsa, OK)
added Sep 7, 2018 02:13
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Coastal Maine town aims to get tougher on smokers

Rockport leaders are cracking down on smoking. According to a new policy, smoking or the use of any tobacco products will be prohibited at the town’s facilities at any time. Previously, designated smoking areas were allowed. The idea behind the new po
Bangor (ME) Daily News
added Sep 6, 2018 20:15
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