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[Europe, UK] 2016 in e-cigarettes – rapid change, new regulation, and some shocks

May 2016 saw the two biggest regulatory developments in the short history of the e-cigarette so far. But the U.S. deeming regulations and European TPD were far from the only stories brought to you by ECigIntelligence in another year of rapid change – in
ECigIntelligence (uk)
added Dec 30, 2016 23:08
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[Europe] FCTC funding story ‘inaccurate’

The EU Commission has described as inaccurate a report by the Taxpayers Protection Alliance (TPA) that claims that nearly 80 percent of the parties to an international tobacco control treaty, including the EU, have not paid their contributions.
Tobacco Reporter
added Dec 22, 2016 18:12
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[Europe] Eurostat: One quarter of EU citizens are smokers

One in four EU citizens over 15 years old (24%) is a tobacco smoker, according to Eurostat. Spain comes in just above this average with 25.3%. EurActiv Spain reports. 23% of Spanish residents are regular smokers and 2.4% are occasional smokers, Eurostat
EurActiv
added Dec 7, 2016 16:43
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[Europe] Focus on the filter

PMI uses recessed-filter technology also in its new-generation products. In November 2015, it launched Parliament HeatSticks for its iQOS... BAT, too, has expanded use of its Flow Filter technology... Flavor capsule technology has been one of tobacco’s m
Tobacco Reporter
added Oct 31, 2016 01:17
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[Europe, UK] BAT is smoking with a deal to shut out those Brexit blues ($$)

It is interesting to note that one of the first big mergers proposed following the devaluation of the pound involves a London-listed company as the predator rather than the prey. Sterling’s plunge has left the City on alert, with bankers warning the boss
Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 23, 2016 00:28
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[USA] Tobacco Smoke Exposure in Indoor and Outdoor Locations in Airports across Europe and the United States: A Cross-Sectional Study

Exposure to secondhand smoke remains a public health problem in major airports across Europe and in some airports in the US, specifically related to the presence of DSRs and SHS exposure in outdoor areas. Airports must remove DSRs. Research is needed in l
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 19, 2016 19:55
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[Europe, Spain] Bulgarian-Spanish Police Operation Busts Contraband Cigarettes Ring

A large-scale Bulgarian-Spanish police operation against the production of contraband cigarettes busted three illegal factories for cigarettes owned and run by Bulgarians on the territory of Spain. The governments of Bulgaria and Spain informed with deli
Novinite.com (bg)
added Aug 30, 2016 22:56
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[Europe, Germany] EU’s flavors ban up for discussion

The 2016 CORESTA Congress is scheduled to host, beyond its official program, a specific workshop on the characterising-flavors ban included in the EU’s revised Tobacco Products Directive (TPD). The Congress, which is due to be held at the Hilton Berlin,
Tobacco Reporter
added Aug 25, 2016 13:00
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The impact of tobacco control policies on smoking among socioeconomic groups in nine European countries, 1990-2007.

Socioeconomic inequalities in smoking widened between the 1990s and the 2000s in Europe. During the same period, there were intensified tobacco control policies in many European countries. It is uncertain whether tobacco control policies have contributed
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 20, 2016 03:12
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[Europe] Belgium free to probe EU wiretapping allegations

Kessler, the head of Olaf, the EU's anti-fraud office remains hopeful that his immunity will be reinstated despite a recent court decision. The European Commission lifted his protection in March on allegations that he authorised illegal wiretaps in a toba
EUobserver.com
added Aug 2, 2016 21:29
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