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[France] Du plastique dans des cigarettes [ Plastic in cigarettes] ($$)

After the horse meat instead of beef lasagna, that arrive here ... cigarettes with plastic. In addition to the toxic products that contain tobacco, smoking Yonne was surprised to find nothing less than a "piece of film ...
le Parisiene (fr)
added Feb 17, 2013 15:00

Tobacco firms in France cheated nicotine tests: anti-smoking body

The allegations by the National Committee Against Smoking (CNCT) target the French branches of Philip Morris, British American Tobacco, Japan Tobacco and Imperial Brands Plc...CNCT says cigarettes produced by the companies contain tiny holes in the filter
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 9, 2018 18:47

France to blow €100 million on lighting up unsellable cigarettes

When France made the switch to neutral cigarette packages in January this year, the government was forced to buy out all the branded cigarette packages that tobacconists had not sold. This worked out to be an average of €3,000 per tobacconist in Franc
The Local France (fr)
added Apr 6, 2017 21:33

France tells cigarette companies to use plain packs

Tobacco firms will from May 2016 have to sell cigarettes in plain packaging with photographs of internal organs damaged by smoking, with the brand appearing only in small lettering. Smoking will be banned in the presence of children in cars, as will the
added Apr 14, 2015 12:59

[France] Now, smart e-cigarette to track your smoking habit

The new 'Smokio' e-cigarette, developed in France, uses Bluetooth to connect to your device. From there the user downloads the free application and uses it to monitor key data, as well as manage some functions of the electronic cigarette itself.
Jagran Post (in)
added Dec 22, 2013 23:55

[Europe, France, UK, USA] E-cigarette boom prompts debate over benefits

the head of one of Europe's leading electronic cigarette industry groups has slammed the World Health Organization (WHO) for its lack of support for the booming e-cigarette market.
added Dec 22, 2013 14:56

France set for sharp rise in price of cigarettes

The French government is reportedly planning a never-before-seen hike in cigarette prices, with a 40-cents increase by October. ... Tobacco companies were invited to France's finance ministry offices late on Wednesday night, according to French daily Le
The Local Europe (se)
added Jun 7, 2013 09:36

[Europe] France Defends Tax Code Limits On Cigarette Imports

French Finance Minister Pierre Moscovici and Budget Minister Jérôme Cahuzac have taken note of the European Court of Justice’s recent ruling, criticizing articles 575 G and 575 H of the country’s General Tax Code, governing the importation of tobacco fro
added Mar 18, 2013 09:42

France's smokers take a hit as tax hikes begin

Starting tomorrow, nary a pack of cigarettes will be found for less than six euros. The government is hoping for big savings as a result.
RFI (fr)
added Sep 30, 2012 15:05

[France] Diesel fumes cause cancer, says WHO

Official label of 'carcinogen' means exhaust emissions should be treated in same league as passive smoking or UV radiation
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 12, 2012 13:51
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