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The bill, which passed the state Senate by a vote of 19-4 after clearing the house last week, would also ban the sale, purchase or use of electronic cigarettes for those under the age of 21. "The activities we've engaged in over the years to manage smok
Apr 25, 2015 Reuters
added Apr 25, 2015 12:00
On Thursday, Ige signed legislation that requires e-cigarette users, starting Jan. 1, to abide by the same requirements that were put into place in 2006 that ban smoking in indoor areas of work sites, restaurants and bars. Login for more...
Apr 25, 2015 Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Apr 25, 2015 11:59
bill that would make Hawaii the first state to raise the legal smoking age to 21 cleared the Legislature on Friday and is headed to the governor. The bill would prevent adolescents from smoking, buying or possessing both traditional and electronic cigar
Apr 24, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 25, 2015 11:57
The bill now goes to Governor David Ige, whose signature will make Hawai’i the first state in the nation to raise the tobacco sale age to 21. This bold step will reduce smoking among young people, save lives and help make the next generation tobacco-free.
Apr 24, 2015 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 25, 2015 11:56
University of Hawaii Cancer Center researcher Pallav Pokhrel said two ingredients manufacturers mix in E-cigarette liquids are of particular concern. "They usually like to mix propylene glycol and vegetable glycerin." he said.
Apr 21, 2015 KGMB 9 (Honolulu, HI)
added Apr 22, 2015 09:38
some of the committees decided, after public input, that the large cigar tax cap wasn’t worth advancing. But supporters of the cap were able to get their language in the current version of the bill anyway! Now the Frankenbill goes to Conference Committee
Apr 19, 2015 Honolulu Civil Beat
added Apr 19, 2015 16:41
Racial/ethnic groups with higher rates of lung cancer had slower nicotine metabolism than Whites. The complex relationship between lung cancer risk and nicotine metabolism among racial/ethnic groups needs further clarification.
Apr 16, 2015 American Journal of Public Health
added Apr 17, 2015 12:11
Silver Award for Best Non-Profit Marketing The Hawaii Tobacco Quitline provides resources for community organizations to create and maintain a Hawaii free from tobacco use, addiction, and exposure to second-hand smoke. As part of the 2013-2014 Marketing
Mar 25, 2015 PR Newswire
added Mar 25, 2015 17:09
I'd like to encourage people, and especially teens, to kick your butts and e-cigarettes, too. I've done the research and it isn't pretty. But first a bit about the 20th anniversary of “Kick Butts Day." There is a website that I'd encourage folks to go to:
Mar 18, 2015 The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Mar 18, 2015 14:51
University of Hawaii's flagship Manoa campus is going smoke-free. Starting July 1, it will be the second campus after Kapiolani Community College to ban smoking in the state.
Mar 3, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 10, 2015 16:38