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[Vermont] Public-Housing Agencies Crack Down on Lighting Up

the WHA joins a growing number of public-housing agencies in Vermont and across the country that have banned smoking inside their properties. It may seem like an obvious and uncontroversial step; Vermont's first such law, which banned smoking from the wo
Seven Days (Burlington, VT)
added Oct 30, 2014 13:49
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[Tennessee] Local billboards targeting secondhand smoke

Both Hamilton County and state health officials have launch an anti-tobacco campaign aimed at educating the public about the effects of secondhand smoke on children. The campaign involves the use of large billboards that are being placed throughout South
News 12 Chattanooga, TN
added Oct 29, 2014 09:32
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[UK-Scotland] Smoking study shows Aberdeen home air pollution levels worse than Beijing

Smoking study shows Aberdeen home air pollution levels worse than Beijing An Aberdeen University study has shown the extent of the pollution caused by smokingAn Aberdeen University study has shown the extent of the pollution caused by smoking By Stephen W
This is North Scotland (Press & Journal / Evening Express) (uk)
added Oct 28, 2014 07:43
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[Texas] Lubbock Smoking Ban Could Expand to Regulation Inside Cars and Homes

West Texas Smoke-Free Coalition has been in the planning process and attending city council meetings for months. The group is led by Lubbock Attorney Matthew Harris and claim that they are pursuing an expanded smoking ban in Lubbock in order to protect th
breitbart.com
added Oct 27, 2014 21:30
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Dartmouth researchers unveil first real-time secondhand smoke sensor

The plug-in device will be marketed initially to hotels to enforce no-smoking rules, but it also is attracting interest from rental car companies, apartment buildings, public housing, condominium associations, dormitories, nursing homes, jails and other
EurekAlert
added Oct 27, 2014 15:24
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[Singapore] LETTER: No recourse over neighbour's second-hand smoke

I do not seek to curtail anyone's right to smoke within his home, but it is another matter when second-hand smoke drifts into a neighbour's home. I am certain this issue affects many residents in high-density HDB estates, condominiums and even landed prop
AsiaOne (sg)
added Oct 27, 2014 11:45
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[Arizona] SIMPLOT: Clearing the air about smoking in apartment communities

The reasons for these bans start with a respect for neighbors and the health and welfare of all residents. The rationale for banning/limiting smoking can be financial as well. The smell of smoke can linger long after the butt is out. It clings to carpet
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Oct 26, 2014 20:58
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AIHA Cautions against Indoor Use of Electronic Cigarettes

"However, research indicates that emissions from vaping may contain nicotine and other contaminants whose health effects have not been thoroughly studied."
Occupational Health and Safety
added Oct 26, 2014 19:23
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[New York] Burn One Down: Smokers Triumph as Smoking Ban Goes Down At UWS Condo

when the smoke cleared at the Vaux building, at 372 Central Park West… well, it didn’t. After a protracted battle with the condo board, residents opposed to a proposed smoking ban triumphed when a vote on the issue earlier this week yielded 198 ballots i
New York Observer
added Oct 26, 2014 19:18
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[Minnesota] Rice County landlords to ponder smoke-free policy

Promoting health and safety while reducing property expenses. Those are just some of the benefits that building managers and landlords will hear during a smoke-free workshop next month. According to Minnesota Smoke Free Housing, nearly 50 percent of Minn
Faribault (MN) Daily News
added Oct 24, 2014 18:20
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