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[Poland] Worldcrunch Radioactive Cigarettes: Germany Warns Of Deadly Contraband Shipment

After contaminated cigarettes were intercepted in Poland last June, German customs offices were warned last month that the shipment could actually be radioactive...it was possible that the shipment constituted a targeted attack on specific people.
WorldCrunch (fr)
added Oct 13, 2014 14:02
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[Belgium, Europe, Germany] Japan Tobacco set to close last UK plant ($$)

JTI is also closing its Wervik plant in Belgium and ending production at its German facility in Trier, as it comes to terms with declining volumes and growing regulatory pressures.
Financial Times (uk)
added Oct 7, 2014 16:22
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[Germany] Alcoholics and drug addicts given beer and tobacco in return for cleaning city

A controversial project will see alcoholics and drug addicts given beer, tobacco, food and small amounts of cash in return for cleaning the streets. Social workers will work closely with participants in the 'Pick Up' programme, who will collect rubbish
Metro Café (uk)
added Oct 1, 2014 14:29
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[Germany, New Jersey] German Smokers See Cigarette Butts Recycled Into Ash Trays

the plan introduced by New Jersey-based waste collection company TerraCycle, collection points for cigarette waste have been set up at more than 100 locations, including bars, offices and even an amusement park. Once the paper and tobacco remains are filt
NBC News
added Sep 20, 2014 12:49
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[Korea - South] In no-smoking debate, Korea parallels Germany

From January, smoking will be banned in all restaurants and bars, a move similar to Germany’s health act in 2007 that prohibited smoking at alcoholic establishments, making enclosed smoking booths inside the exception. The German government soon faced s
Joong Ang Ilbo (kr)
added Sep 18, 2014 18:00
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[Germany, USA] ARCHIVE: As a Young Lawyer, Gillibrand Defended Big Tobacco

The Philip Morris Company did not like to talk about what went on inside its lab in Cologne, Germany, where researchers secretly conducted experiments exploring the effects of cigarette smoking.
New York Times
added Sep 11, 2014 10:52
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[Australia, Germany, Ireland] Plain packs for cigarettes 'do not hit economy'

Ireland has come under pressure from German MEPs and business groups to abandon plans to be the first EU member to introduce uniform packaging.
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Sep 2, 2014 09:59
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[Germany, Ireland] German lobby backs Irish anti-smoking plan

German health campaigners have written to Enda Kenny backing plans for plain packaging ... comes after German politicians and businesses previously claimed the plans would boost cigarette smuggling, reduce taxes and hurt the economy.
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Aug 29, 2014 11:29
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[Germany, North Carolina] Update: Lorillard suffers small legal defeat in battle with Zippo

A German court Monday temporarily stopped a Lorillard subsidiary from using the “blu” brand on its electronic cigarettes in Germany until it can resolve a trademark dispute with the lighter company in a scheduled 2015 trial, Zippo said in a news release.
Greensboro (NC) News & Record
added Aug 25, 2014 18:51
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Lorillard subsidiary hit with injunction in Germany over ‘blu’ brand

Zippo Manufacturing Co. said Monday it has been granted a preliminary injunction in Germany against Cygnet UK Trading Ltd., a Lorillard Inc. subsidiary. The injunction prevents Cygnet from using the “blu” brand name for electronic cigarettes sold in that
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 22, 2014 12:04
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