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[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
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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
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[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
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[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
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[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.
DigitalJournal.com (blog)
added Jul 31, 2012 14:08
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France to raise price of cigarettes in bid to stub out national nicotine habit

Health minister Agnes Buzyn hopes prohibitively high tobacco costs will stop smokers indulging and boost public health
The Independent (uk)
added Jul 10, 2017 01:26
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[France] VIDÉO - Le tabac à rouler va augmenter, pas les cigarettes (Eckert) [VIDEO - Rolling tobacco will rise, not cigarettes (Eckert)]

The Secretary of State for the Budget Christian Eckert announced Friday the introduction of a tax for tobacco manufacturers could "bring a little more than 100 million" a year in the state accounts. This increase the tobacco tax will raise the price of
Le Figaro (fr)
added Sep 23, 2016 16:26
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[France] Harm Reduction or Harm Introduction? Prevalence and Correlates of E-Cigarette Use Among French Adolescents

These findings give cause for concern: e-cigarette usage experimentation is extremely high, and is not associated with attempts to quit smoking standard cigarettes. Rather, it is exposing adolescents to a highly addictive drug (nicotine) and may pave the
Journal of Adolescent Health
added Feb 9, 2016 14:31
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[France] 'Cigarette packs are just start'

Sarkozy yesterday warned party members at a meeting on agriculture and rural France: "If we accept the neutral cigarette packet, in six months you will be offered a neutral bottle of wine, and this will be the end of our names; it will be the end of our l
The Connexion (fr)
added Feb 5, 2016 14:23
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[France] Paris distributes 15,000 pocket ashtrays to tackle cigarette butt pollution - City of Paris

This summer, 15,000 pocket ashtrays will be distributed to both Parisians and visitors as part of ambitious measures to tackle pollution in the French capital. From October 1st, the fine for those who discard their cigarette butts on the streets will also
NEWS Press SA (fr)
added Aug 13, 2015 09:07
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