Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Europe 5,505 headlines found

3 Views

[Europe] EUROPOL – EUIPO 2017 SITUATION REPORT ON COUNTERFEITING AND PIRACY IN THE EU

This report establishes that organised criminal groups are involved in IPR crime. It also finds that EU-based criminal gangs involved in distributing counterfeit goods rely predominantly on manufacturers based abroad, but then organise importation, trans
Europa - European Commission
added Jun 22, 2017 15:56
4 Views

European smokers’ group launches its Manifesto

Forest EU, a European smokers’ group, has published its 2017 Manifesto entitled ‘#SmokersAreCitizensToo’. The comprehensive, independent document looks through the policies affecting smokers in Europe and considers what alternative policies European gove
Forest EU (eu)
added Jun 24, 2017 16:54
9 Views

[Europe] Tobacco makers denounce ‘brand theft’ from plain packaging

has made industry executives furious and denounce “Brussels-led overregulation” that effectively leads to “brand theft”... European Commission, the World Health Organisation and public health NGOs who say branding restrictions are an effective tool to pre
EurActiv
added Jun 22, 2017 15:35
5 Views

[Europe] Stakeholders question Commission’s handling of tobacco track and trace

The involvement of the tobacco industry in an EU-wide track and trace system to tackle smuggling has divided relevant stakeholders. Adopted three years ago, TDP foresees the adoption of an EU track and trace system that would cover all manufacturers ins
EurActiv
added Jun 20, 2017 18:15
5 Views

[Europe, France, Spain] Children exposed to passive smoking at arthritis risk: study

The study presented at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR) in Spain confirmed the link between active smoking and the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jun 20, 2017 10:23
3 Views

[Europe] ROEDER: Weighing the tradeoffs of joy versus long term health

More and more European countries introduce branding bans for tobacco products making labels and brands a figment of the past. Policy-makers ignore the facts that branding bans are mainly a stimulus program for organised crime syndicates who sell counterf
EurActiv
added Jun 19, 2017 20:29
11 Views

[Europe] Philip Morris International to Build Smoke-Free Product Facility in Germany

USD 320 million in a new high-tech facility in Dresden, Germany, to produce HEETS, the tobacco units to be used with the electronic tobacco heating device IQOS..."Europe has become a hub for PMI’s research, development and investment in better alternative
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Jun 19, 2017 15:09
7 Views

[Europe, Poland, Sweden] Smokeless tobacco is 95 percent safer than smoking: Study

presented by Peter Lee, epidemiologist. Snus researcher Lars Ramstrom in Sweden showed that...many premature deaths could be avoided among men every year. ...presented at the 2017 Global Forum on Nicotine in Poland.
ANI (in)
added Jun 19, 2017 14:34
1 View

[Europe] Pollution austerity-fed

And in answer to question three the Commission said the Council recommendation on smoke-free environments called on member states to develop measures to reduce children’s and adolescents’ exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke. ‘A report from 2013 indicat
Tobacco Reporter
added Jun 19, 2017 14:50
6 Views

Smoking rate in UK falls to second-lowest in Europe

said there were now more than half a million fewer smokers in England than in 2015 and that the UK had the second-lowest smoking rate in Europe after Sweden. He added: “What is really fantastic news is that this steep decline is even greater among young
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 16, 2017 13:51
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines