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[Australia] Tobacco Makers Gears up Further Devt of Smokeless Cigars

The Financial Times reported on Sunday that cigarette manufacturers were being forced to innovate in order to protect a global industry that by the last count has generated some $664 billion in revenues as of the end of 2011. The estimates were provided
International Business Times (au)
added Aug 13, 2012 12:18
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Mary Bottari: "Can Tobacco Cure Smoking?" And Other Highlights Of ALEC's Meeting in Salt Lake

According to an agenda obtained by the Center for Media and Democracy (CMD), "Can Tobacco Cure Smoking?" is the title of a workshop yesterday morning led by the tobacco industry-backed Dr. Brad Rodu
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 27, 2012 15:26
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Philip Morris' search for a cigarette no more harmful than a cup of coffee

But four scientists and researchers who worked for the company on the iQOS program told Reuters that while Philip Morris was able to prove the lower amounts of exposure to harmful substances, that doesn’t necessarily mean that using the device is less li
Reuters
added Dec 20, 2017 22:49
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New FDA Head May Bring Mindset of Harm Reduction

“Certainly, it would be a great opportunity if Scott Gottlieb’s ascension at the FDA leads to Mitch Zeller leaving the agency,” says Gregory Conley, president of the American Vaping Association, Hoboken, N.J. In the past, Conley has called Zeller out for
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Jul 14, 2017 23:37
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[Canada] Marni Soupcoff: Vaping could save lives — if government gets out of the way

restrictive regulation of e-cigarettes could be not only a poor policy choice, but also a violation of Canadians’ Charter-protected right to make decisions about their own bodies that will benefit their own health, as Courts have ruled is guaranteed by th
National Post (ca)
added Mar 13, 2017 14:27
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[Canada] CLEMENT: Vaping regulations undermine anti-tobacco work

When the authors of Bill S-5 tell us to think of the children, they conveniently forget to mention the growing evidence suggesting that vaping is simply not a gateway to smoking for young people. By treating vaping like tobacco, this legislation infantil
Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Dec 30, 2016 17:23
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Cigar warnings: Do teens believe them?

Less than 50 percent of surveyed teens found it 'very believable' that cigars are not a safe alternative to cigarettes, according to a first-of-its-kind UNC School of Medicine study
EurekAlert
added Dec 29, 2016 12:43
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The Spark for a Big Tobacco Reunion

What is iQOS? ...the technology looks to be a real game-changer for the industry, and [PMI] has that first-mover advantage. The company says it's spent more than $2 billion on research and development of smoking alternatives, as conventional cigarette con
Bloomberg News
added Jul 20, 2016 10:17
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[Canada] The tobacco endgame: Radical proposals part of strategy to win faltering war on smoking

All have been proposed as part of the “tobacco endgame,” a radical — and controversial — new approach to the smoking scourge that a select group of Canadian public-health experts will discuss later this year. Endgame proponents note that a stubborn 20 p
National Post (ca)
added Feb 13, 2016 21:44
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[Israel] Philip Morris to invest $20 mln in firm developing inhaler -report

will invest about $20 million in an Israeli start-up that developed a metered-dose vaporiser of raw plants for medical use... As part of the deal, Tel Aviv-based Syqe Medical will develop technologies for Phillip Morris that will help reduce health risks
Reuters
added Jan 19, 2016 17:53
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