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Blog: Five Tobacco Headlines for 2016

As I looked at the most newsworthy stories of the past year, it struck me how many question marks hang over 2016. Sure the TPSAC (Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee) panel weighed in on snus as a modified risk product, but the U.S. Food and D
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Jan 6, 2016 18:55
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[Washington] 100 years ago in Spokane: Banned from booze, saloons turn to tobacco sales

said the new statewide prohibition law did not appear to be hurting business. “Yesterday, we were visited by half a dozen proprietors of what were formerly saloons, who placed orders with us for cigars and tobacco,” he said. “They will continue in busine
The Spokesman-Review
added Jan 6, 2016 16:50
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[Spain] Stacked blocks form Spanish tobacco and art museum by Losada García Arquitectos

La Gota Cultural Center Tobacco Museum by Losada Garcia Architects Each box projects in a slightly different angle from the one below it – a reference to the leaves and stalk of a tobacco plant – and hosts a balcony overlooking the town.
Dezeen (uk)
added Jan 6, 2016 16:06
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[Spain] La Gota Cultural Center and Tobacco Museum

The geometry of the building was inspired by the structure of the tobacco plant and principles of equality and diversity that are seen in their leaves: they are similar but different at the same time. The building contains a core for vertical connections
Architect Magazine
added Jan 6, 2016 15:58
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[Massachusetts, Vermont] Hiding in the Shadows: Philip Morris and the Use of Third Parties to Oppose Ingredient Disclosure Regulations [FREE FULL TEXT]

In 1996 Massachusetts proposed regulations that would require tobacco companies to disclose information about the ingredients in their products on a by-brand basis. This paper examines the strategies employed by Philip Morris to stop these regulations fro
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jan 6, 2016 15:09
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[Asia] Japan’s Changing Attitude to Smoking: Ordinances Enforcing Better Manners On the Rise

Japan is working to improve smoking manners in the country. .. With the 2020 Olympic Games just over the horizon, the push to clear the air of second-hand smoke is gaining momentum.
Nippon Paper Group (jp)
added Jan 3, 2016 16:39
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[North Carolina] Art-o-Matic

Clark Whittington didn’t mean to create a national trend when he started rehabbing cigarette machines into art dispensers. But that’s exactly what he did.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 2, 2016 15:34
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[Ireland] DUFFY: This letter is most blatant Big Tobacco threat to a Taoiseach you're likely to see

WE’RE ALWAYS HEARING about the influence of ‘Big Tobacco’, but this 1986 letter to the Taoiseach from the chairman of a tobacco company is about as blatant as it gets. In the letter, Don Carroll of multi-national tobacco company PJ Carrolls’ tells the Ta
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Jan 1, 2016 19:01
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[Pennsylvania] Cigar drop among ways Berks will welcome 2016

The cigar, measuring 10 feet, 10 inches long, will be lowered from a fire truck ladder. .. Cigars hold great historical significance to the borough's history. There were 38 different manufacturers at one time or another, with the industry reaching its pea
WFMZ-TV Channel 69 (Allentown, PA)
added Jan 1, 2016 18:01
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[Connecticut] Ralph Nader’s museum battles claims US is too litigious

The cases showcased by the museum — in the 81-year-old activist’s 7,000-strong home town of Winsted — range from asbestos and tobacco litigation to the case of a spilled cup of McDonald’s coffee.
Financial Times (uk)
added Jan 1, 2016 17:56
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