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[Germany] Researchers show that plants can take up nicotine from contaminated soils and from smoke

This might explain why high concentrations of nicotine are often found in spices, herbal teas and medicinal plants, despite the fact that this alkaloid is no longer permitted in insecticides
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Apr 9, 2015 21:38
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[Germany, UK] Forget people, PLANTS are passive smokers too: Shrubs absorb nicotine from cigarette fumes and soil, study finds

Found raised nicotine levels in plants subjected to cigarette smoke Also showed peppermint plants take up nicotine from contaminated soils / Findings could explain high nicotine levels in some spices and teas
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 9, 2015 11:37
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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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[Belarus, Germany, Poland, Russia] Bark to the drawing board! Crooks are caught out after trying to smuggle cigarettes out of Ukraine by hiding them in hollowed out tree trunks

Russian smugglers came up with an original way to bring cigarettes into the West by hiding thousands of them inside hollowed out tree trunks. The cigarettes had been manufactured in Belarus and were heading to the address of a private company in Poland f
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 18, 2015 12:56
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[Germany] German court halts eviction of 76-year-old smoker

A German court ruled Wednesday that a 76-year-old smoker, facing eviction over the smoke and stench of full ashtrays emanating from his home, can stay in his apartment for now. A lower court had sided in June with the flat's owner, who terminated the le
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Feb 19, 2015 09:41
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[Germany] German heavy smoker gets court boost in eviction case

Germany's Federal Supreme Court has overturned a ruling that gave a landlady authority to evict a pensioner whose heavy smoking had annoyed her....Adolfs has become a hero for many smokers in Germany. He is now known as Germany's second most-famous smoke
BBC Online
added Feb 18, 2015 20:27
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[Germany, UK] GOODMAN: Smoking stuck in the last chance saloon ($$)

Manufacturers will be forced to drop all branding from cigarette packs, thus denting the appeal, particularly to impressionable teens. The desert camel and the distinctive red Marlboro
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 26, 2015 12:08
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Germany's smokers could face 'smoking timetable' on their own balcony

Smokers in Germany could be forced to observe a timetable on their own balcony if their smoking causes sufficient discomfort to their neighbours, following a court ruling
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 20, 2015 22:52
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Quantity of cigarettes sold in Germany lower than ever before

In 2014, the quantity of cigarettes on which tax was paid in Germany stood at 79.5 billion, a record low since 1991 when 146,5 cigarettes were sold.
West Journal - Welfare Society Territory (it)
added Jan 20, 2015 13:19
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[Germany] Infographic: Inside the German e-Cigarette Market: User Trends

Ahead of the eCig Germany: Industry Conference, eCig Global in conjuction with PowerCigs' created an infographic to highlight some of the key user trends in this market. Based on an e-cigarette survey where approximately 800 vapers in Germany, Austria a
PR Newswire
added Jan 13, 2015 15:02
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