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DIRECTIVE 2014/40/EU OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 3 April 2014

on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions of the Member States concerning the manufacture, presentation and sale of tobacco and related products and repealing Directive 2001/37/EC
European Commission on Health & Consumer Protection (be)
added May 31, 2015 11:20
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[Europe] The new Tobacco Products Directive – one year on

the Directive has already been challenged in court by both the tobacco and e-cigarette industry as well as by one Member State. The European Parliament and Council are working together, with the help of the Commission, to ensure that the rules agreed by t
European Commission on Health & Consumer Protection (be)
added May 31, 2015 11:15
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Special Eurobarometer 429: ATTITUDES OF EUROPEANS TOWARDS TOBACCO AND ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES (PDF)

EXPOSURE TO TOBACCO SMOKE IN PUBLIC PLACES / STARTING/STOPPING SMOKING TOBACCO / E-CIGARETTE CONSUMPTION IN THE EUROPEAN UNION / MOTIVATIONS FOR STARTING TO USE ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES / AWARENESS OF AND ATTITUDES TOWARDS TOBACCO AND E- CIGARETTES
Europa - European Commission
added May 31, 2015 10:53
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World No Tobacco Day: Eurobarometer reveals that tobacco use is down by 2 percentage points in the EU since 2012, but 26% of Europeans are still smokers

The ‘Attitudes of Europeans towards tobacco’ Eurobarometer survey was carried out by TNS Opinion & social network in all 28 EU countries between 29 November and 8 December 2014. It involved face to face interviews with nearly 28 000 respondents from diff
Europa - European Commission
added May 31, 2015 10:47
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Where European smokers buy smuggled cigarettes

Along the EU’s eastern edge, cheap cigarettes from Belarus and Russia are squirrelled across the border without paying the proper taxes and duties. Further west, Marlboro cigarettes from Poland are a popular choice for smugglers in places like Ireland and
Quartz
added May 30, 2015 12:40
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[Europe, UK] Warning over shisha and e-cigarettes as doctors reveal they damage the heart - and those who smoke hookah inhale MORE toxins than cigarettes

'It beats everything. There has been a lot of research over the past two to three years which makes us very clear that all tobacco use, including the waterpipe, smokeless tobacco and electronic cigarettes, is simply not good for your health.'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 29, 2015 13:17
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Assessment of the European Union's illicit trade agreements with the four major Transnational Tobacco Companies [FREE FULL TEXT]

We conclude that the agreements have little or no added value and conflict with the article 5.3 of the WHO FCTC. The EU was correct when it expressed a disapproval about the relationship between INTERPOL and PMI and confirmed publicly that “the interests
Tobacco Control
added May 29, 2015 09:55
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Approaches for Controlling Illicit Tobacco Trade — Nine Countries and the European Union

continued adoption of the provisions outlined in the WHO illicit trade protocol and its accession could improve the global capacity to reduce illicit trade in tobacco products and enhance public health. The WHO illicit trade protocol contains three main e
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added May 28, 2015 16:27
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[Europe] 56.6 Billion Illegal Cigarettes Consumed in the EU in 2014, Worth More Than €11bn in Lost Tax Revenue

New KPMG report for British American Tobacco, Imperial Tobacco, Japan Tobacco International and Philip Morris International confirms sustained rates of illegal tobacco trade across the EU
Business Wire
added May 28, 2015 07:22
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[Europe, UK] Big Tobacco fights back: how the cigarette kings bought the vaping industry

Big Tobacco began to realise that, rather than just a temporary fad, e-cigarettes represented a new threat to their established markets. And that wasn't all – they might be the prototype of a product the industry had long searched for in vain: the safer
Newsweek
added May 27, 2015 17:35
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