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[Asia, India] Hyderabad tobacco retailers join nationwide protest against pictorial warning

The retailers took to the streets, demanding the government to withdraw the new rule as it will have an adverse impact on their livelihood. They staged the protest under the aegis of the Pan Shops Owners Association of India, which claim to represent more
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Apr 22, 2016 12:48
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FDA launches first ad campaign focused on dangers of smokeless tobacco among rural teens / “The Real Cost” extension draws attention to harmful rite of passage for many at-risk teenagers

The central message in “The Real Cost” Smokeless Tobacco Prevention Campaign is “smokeless doesn’t mean harmless,” which aims to motivate these teenagers to reconsider what they think they know about smokeless tobacco use. The FDA’s strategic approach is
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Apr 19, 2016 21:56
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New regs for Monday: Tobacco farms, air conditioners, pacemakers

Monday’s edition of the Federal Register contains new rules for tobacco farms... The FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products is setting up site tours “in order to gain a better understanding of tobacco farming and the process involved in curing and preparing to
The Hill
added Apr 15, 2016 16:03
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[Belgium] Health Minister launches anti-tobacco plan

The Federal Health Minister Maggie De Block (Flemish liberal) has launched her anti-tobacco plan...excise duty on tobacco products is to be increased and branding on cigarette packets will be banned from 2019, while on the other hand the cost of treatmen
Expatica.com (nl)
added Apr 15, 2016 15:32
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As cigarette sales shrink, so do tobacco settlement payouts to states

"This year, for fiscal year 2016, the states will collect over $25 billion from the settlement and tobacco taxes combined — all tobacco-related revenue," said John Schachter..."And yet they've budgeted less than 2 percent of that — not even $500 million
Marketplace (American Public Media)
added Apr 15, 2016 11:55
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Pepsico, Philip Morris Face Human Rights Resolutions

Shareholders of a handful of companies, including Pepsico Inc., may be voting on a new human rights proposal submitted by the AFL-CIO Reserve Fund this year... The resolution was also submitted to a number of tobacco companies, including Reynolds America
Bloomberg BNA (Bureau of National Affairs)
added Apr 4, 2016 14:24
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[Oregon] A neat trick that makes political ads more effective

FCC’s Media Bureau unmasked the Fairness Matters for Oregonians Committee as a front. The group ran a series of TV ads against a state ballot proposition to increase taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products. The money behind the ads, it was revealed
Reuters
added Mar 21, 2016 18:52
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Menthol Cigarettes and Public Health: Review of the Scientific Evidence and Recommendations (PDF)

OVERALL CONCLUSIONS Based on the conclusions to the nine questions, TPSAC provides the following general conclusions: • Menthol cigarettes have an adverse impact on public health in the United States. • There are no public health benefits of menthol compa
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Feb 27, 2016 21:34
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FDA: Request for Information on Psychosocial Predictors of Uptake of Tobacco and Other Products

is opening a docket to obtain data and information related to psychosocial predictors of uptake and continued use of tobacco products, including specific categories of tobacco products and specific individual tobacco products, as well as other products
Congressional Record / Government Printing Office (GPO) Access
added Jan 19, 2016 07:21
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[Florida] Von Vape Sits Down With Congressman Vern Buchanan's Staff to Discuss the FDA's Deeming Regulations

"We took the opportunity to educate Congressman Buchanan's staff on Von Vape's business operation," Joshua Unger said. "We took the time to showcase our manufacturing facility and explain that the resulting sales of e-Liquid had an economic impact on the
PR Newswire
added Jan 8, 2016 03:23
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