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France introduces plain cigarette packaging

The French parliament has narrowly passed a law to introduce plain packaging for cigarettes . It’s in a bid to cut the number of its smokers, particularly among teenagers, The new packaging will be introduced from May next year but the measure has spark
added Nov 27, 2015 01:20

[France] French marijuana e-vaporizer to go on sale

Electronic cigarettes with cannabis extracts are set to go on sale this month. The French makers claim their product is legal, as it lacks the chemicals that cause the mind-altering effects of marijuana. French law is firmly against the use of cannabis.
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Dec 16, 2014 03:39

France announces world's toughest anti-smoking laws

Although these measures will not take effect until 2016, an uncompromising TV and radio campaign started today, warning that tobacco kills one in two smokers. There will also be a levy on tobacco companies to fund anti-smoking campaigns, and measures to
The Independent (uk)
added Sep 26, 2014 16:17

Perceptions of plain packaging among young adult roll-your-own smokers in France: a naturalistic approach

Conclusions The study suggests that the impacts of plain packaging for roll-your-own cigarette smokers are the same as for smokers of factory-made cigarettes.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 12, 2014 10:45

[France] Paris war on cigarette stubs fizzles to a slow burn

A campaign launched exactly a year ago to install special cigarette extinguishers across Paris and to fine smokers who drop their butts in the streets is a long way from coming to fruition.
France 24 (fr)
added Nov 1, 2013 14:50

In France, an E-Cigarette Bubble?

Like mushrooms after a rain, these little shops keep springing up all over the place.. “This bubble will burst,” predicted Emmanuel Clari, co-owner of a seven-month-old upscale Paris boutique with the ironic name of Demain, j’arrete... (Tomorrow, I quit
New York Times
added Oct 21, 2013 12:19

[France] French households cut tobacco budgets: consumer data

French households cut back slightly on their consumption in October but mainly in response to a rise in cigarette prices, official data showed on Friday.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Nov 30, 2012 22:01

[France] Cigarettes électroniques : le grand flou [Electronic Cigarettes: the great uncertainty]

In May 2011, the National Security Agency of the drug (MSNA) has issued a recommendation cautioning users against this product. It stated that "no electronic cigarette has an authorization for placing on the market" and therefore could not be considered a
Le Monde
added Oct 4, 2012 07:57

[France] Cleaning up Marseille beach, one cigarette butt at a time

A recent Surfrider Foundation cleanup, at Prado beaches, near the city of Marseille on France’s Mediterranean coast was designed to highlight the insidious effects of one particular source of pollution – cigarette butts. (blog)
added Jul 31, 2012 14:08

$9.80 a pack: France aims to curb smoking with price increase

France’s one-euro increase Thursday in the price of cigarettes brings the average price of a pack to 8 euros, or $9.80 U.S.... Cigarette manufacturers estimate that the decline in French sales in 2018 will be 10 to 15 percent. Some have attempted to mini
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 2, 2018 18:08
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