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[Europe, UK, USA] E-cigarettes: no smoke without fear ($$)

E-cigarettes are big business. How did they start? How do they work? And what is big tobacco doing to protect its market share?
Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 17, 2014 10:20
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[Europe] ARCHIVE: CRONIN: The muscle and money of Big Tobacco

There should be no room for nuance when tobacco is discussed. Six million lives are lost to smoking every year. The companies that cause this suffering deserve to be treated as pariahs. So why is the EU accommodating them?
EUobserver.com
added Apr 15, 2014 17:27
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[Europe, USA] JARMAN: Public health and the Transatlantic trade and investment partnership

Public health advocates should be wary of TTIP... To call TTIP a ‘trade deal’ is to ignore some of its most important features with big consequences for health: regulatory convergence, measures allowing foreign investors to sue governments and strong int
European Journal of Public Health
added Apr 15, 2014 17:17
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McKEE/ALLEBECK: Why the European Journal of Public Health will no longer publish tobacco industry-supported research ($$)

n reaching this decision, we are fully aware of the arguments ... Yet we know from experience that this view is naïve. Evidence from the tobacco industry’s internal documents reveals how …
European Journal of Public Health
added Apr 15, 2014 17:13
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[Europe, Netherlands] Sales decline forces Philip Morris to quit Dutch plant ($$)

Sliding cigarette sales in continental Europe have forced Philip Morris to move to shut its factory in the Netherlands, putting more than 1,200 jobs at risk. The maker of the Marlboro and L&M brands said yesterday that it would begin a consultation with
Times Of London (uk)
added Apr 7, 2014 11:24
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TOBACCO PUBLIC POLICY EUROPEAN UNION / REVISION OF THE EU TOBACCO PRODUCT DIRECTIVE (last update March 17, 2014)

On February 26, 2014, the European Parliament formally approved the EU TPD The text of the Directive was approved by the Council of Ministers on March 14, 2014.
Tobacco Merchants Association (TMA)
added Apr 4, 2014 13:05
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[Europe] Tobacco Industry 'On the Run': But E-cigs Opening a Door?

electronic cigarettes — threatens those victories, said an expert here at the European Lung Cancer Conference 2014. ... A spokesperson for the European Society of Medical Oncology, which organized the conference, agreed that e-cigs are a concern. "Over t
Medical Tribune
added Apr 3, 2014 14:50
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Michael Clapper, President International of Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation Elected as New Chairman of ECITA, Europe’s Leading ECIG Trade Association

Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCQB: ECIG), today announced that Michael Clapper, its President International, has been elected as the Chairman of Europe’s leading Electronic Cigarette Trade Association, ECITA. The naming of Mr. Clapper as Ch
Business Wire
added Apr 1, 2014 16:32
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Ireland's illegal cigarette trade among highest in Europe

Ireland is third highest on the list of EU countries behind Latvia and Lithuania for non duty paid tobacco (NDP) in 2013, however both Baltic states have decreased there NDP significantly since 2012, as Ireland’s remains the same at 28.3 per cent. Ir
Sunday World (ie)
added Mar 30, 2014 19:28
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[Europe] Smoking Bans Linked to Drop in Premature Births, Kids' Asthma Attacks

Bans on smoking in public places and the workplace in North America and Europe are linked to a 10 percent drop in premature births and the number of children going to the hospital for an asthma flare-up, according to a new study.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 29, 2014 12:39
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