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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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[France, Switzerland, Uruguay, USA] International Smoke-free Air Successes

only half of all Americans are protected from exposure to secondhand smoke, whether in public places or at work. Several countries around the world have achieved complete protection for their citizens...Now we add a third, Switzerland, which presents a m
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Jun 16, 2015 12:09
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[France] PEREGRINE: Why I'm embarrassed to be a non-smoker

Smoking inside French cafés and restaurants has been a no-no since 2009. The measure has closed hundreds of rural bars – smokers, as a class, having a more thorough approach to apéritifs than non-smokers. Banish the smokers and the places collapse. Now th
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jun 9, 2015 12:03
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France: First Outdoor Public Smoking Ban in Paris Playgrounds

France has laid out its first official smoking ban in outdoor public places, with Paris enforcing a one-year trial ban in three playgrounds of the Parc de Montsouris. “[Paris authorities] will determine whether the measure should be made permanent and e
IBTimes (uk)
added Oct 19, 2014 20:01
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US governor blasts France's anti-tobacco law

McCrory. The Republican wrote an angry letter this week to Gérard Araud, the French ambassador to the US, to “formally oppose the project of his government”, Le Figaro reported on Wednesday. McCrory, who is in charge of America’s biggest tobacco produ
The Local France (fr)
added Oct 15, 2014 16:28
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[Australia] France Proposes Tough Antismoking Measures

Tobacconists and cigarette producers in France reacted angrily ... “They aren’t attacking the problem of smoking; they are attacking a network of 27,000 small businesses.”... “We are not an island like Australia,” said Eric Sensi, corporate affairs dire
New York Times
added Sep 25, 2014 18:27
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[Europe] France to Mandate Plain Packaging of Cigarettes, Joining U.K.

“It is baffling that without any form of consultation with businesses or the public, a French Health Minister would propose a policy which breaches several European Union laws,” BAT said in a statement. “Not only would plain packaging not help achieve an
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Sep 25, 2014 12:08
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France hopes to say 'adieu' to cig branding

France's plan is to make all cigarette packets plain, with no logos or distinct packaging, instead showing shocking images and health warnings designed to put off young would-be smokers, Les Echos reported on Wednesday.
The Local France (fr)
added Sep 24, 2014 11:15
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