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[Germany] Giant tobacco plants that stay young forever

researchers have located a genetic switch which can keep the plants young for years and which permits unbounded growth. In short, an ideal source of biomass.
Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft (de)
added Jan 3, 2013 04:40
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[Europe, Germany] EU wants schocking pictures on cigarette packets

The tobacco industry is up in arms over proposed tough EU guidelines for the sale of cigarettes to protect consumers. Among the plans are explicit pictures showing the dangers of smoking.
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Dec 18, 2012 14:39
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[Germany] ESC: Smoking Ban Cuts STEMI Rate in Non-smokers

* A regional ban on smoking that included the city of Bremen, Germany and Lower Saxony state apparently triggered a 26% reduction in STEMI among nonsmokers.
MedPage Today
added Aug 27, 2012 17:08
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[Germany] NEWSLETTER Issue 45 – August 2016 (PDF)

The 2016 CORESTA Congress will take place in Berlin in October under the theme "Bridging the gaps."... The E-Cigarette (ECIG) Task Force was changed to a Sub-Group as its work and activities were viewed as being long-term. Its objectives were revised acc
CORESTA (Cooperation Centre for Scientific Research Relative to Tobacco) (fr)
added Sep 5, 2016 16:25
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[Europe, Germany] EU’s flavors ban up for discussion

The 2016 CORESTA Congress is scheduled to host, beyond its official program, a specific workshop on the characterising-flavors ban included in the EU’s revised Tobacco Products Directive (TPD). The Congress, which is due to be held at the Hilton Berlin,
Tobacco Reporter
added Aug 25, 2016 13:00
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[Germany, Florida] German Glass Pipe Maker Sues Hookah Company For Selling Counterfeits ($$)

A German corporation known for selling water pipes and hookahs on Aug. 9 filed suit in federal court in Florida against a hookah company for allegedly selling counterfeit products (ROOR v. Hookah, Tobacco and Sun Inc., No. 0:16-cv-61902, S.D. Fla.).
Lexis Nexis
added Aug 12, 2016 00:32
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[Europe] Germany adds black lung, rotting teeth photos to cigarette packs

beginning May 20, smokers can expect images of black lungs and dead people to appear on German cigarette packs. Germany, in fact, is one of the last EU countries to implement this regulation.
DigitalJournal.com (blog)
added Mar 20, 2016 14:30
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[Europe, Germany] Tobacco lobby stubs out total German tobacco ad ban

The ambitious plans of the Federal Minister for Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection, Christian Schmidt, to ban tobacco advertising have been scaled back. Critics have cited pressure from the tobacco industry.
EurActiv
added Dec 10, 2015 15:44
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[Germany] Nicotine uptake by peppermint plants as a possible source of nicotine in plant-derived products [FREE FULL TEXT]

Recently, nicotine has been detected in a large number of food crops and plant-derived products such as spices and herbal teas, but the origin of this nicotine is unknown. This study aimed to elucidate the putative sources of nicotine.
Springer Science+Business Media
added Apr 9, 2015 11:40
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[Germany] German court: e-cigarette liquids not medicines

federal court has ruled that the liquids contained in e-cigarettes aren't medicinal products and can be sold freely. E-cigarettes are battery-powered devices that produce an odorless vapor which typically contains nicotine, and sometimes flavorings. The F
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 21, 2014 11:56
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