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[Canada] Smoking ban challenged as discriminatory

A Penticton woman who says a strata bylaw forbidding from smoking on her patio is discriminatory will have her case heard by the B.C. Human Rights Tribunal....because Dandurand suffers from multiple psychiatric conditions — including post-traumatic stress
VANCOUVER 24 HOURS (ca)
added Apr 14, 2016 01:10
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[Colorado] Boulder County Housing Authority expands smoking ban to cover pot, e-cigarettes and vaping

Effective Aug. 17, tenants of Boulder County Housing Authority properties will no longer be able to use electronic cigarettes or vapor-smoking devices inside any of the county's 611 rental units or on most of the grounds outside those units. On Thursday
Longmont (CO) Daily Times-Call
added Aug 6, 2015 20:14
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Thirdhand smoke: Toxic airborne pollutants linger long after the smoke clears

a new study assessing the health effects of thirdhand smoke constituents present in indoor air. Looking at levels of more than 50 volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and airborne particles for 18 hours after smoking had taken place, they found that thirdha
Phys.org (physorg.com)
added Nov 3, 2014 13:57
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[Azerbaijan] Cigarette prices may further drain wallets

Anti-smoking advocates and health experts hailed the recent government proposals that aim to decrease the number of smokers in Azerbaijan. Musa Guliyev, a member of the Parliamentary Committee has offered to fine people who smoke at home near children and
AzerNews (az)
added Oct 24, 2014 14:39
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Cigarettes vs. e-cigarettes: Passive exposure at home measured by means of airborne marker and biomarkers

The airborne markers were statistically higher in conventional cigarette homes than in e-cigarettes homes (5.7 times higher). However, concentrations of both biomarkers among non-smokers exposed to conventional cigarettes and e-cigarettes’ vapour were st
Science Direct
added Oct 7, 2014 18:26
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A smoke-free Finland by 2040?

An action plan issued by the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health on Friday aims to eliminate the use of tobacco products in the country by the end of the year 2040.
YLE24 (fi)
added Jun 27, 2014 18:00
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[California] WARNER/MANASIAN: MAKING APARTMENTS AND CONDOS SMOKE-FREE

By Jane Warner & Paul Manasjan ... the American Lung Association in California is excited about AB 746, the proposed groundbreaking legislation introduced by Assembly Member Mark Levine that would provide important protections for all Californians livin
U-T San Diego [San Diego Union Tribune]
added Apr 13, 2013 09:49
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[Washington] EDITORIAL: Smoke-free public housing good for health, safety and costs

Sorry, smokers, but soon there will be one less place for you to light up: in Tacoma's publicly subsidized housing.
Tacoma (WA) News Tribune
added Nov 5, 2012 11:50
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[UK] Sex, naked shopping, cigarette breaks and gym sessions: What we're REALLY doing when we 'work from home'

The findings of a poll conducted by electronic cigarette retailer ecigarettedirect.co.uk also revealed that . . . for 15 per cent the best perk was being able to smoke in the 'office', with many saying they engineered days away from the workplace just f
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 25, 2012 06:39
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[Florida] Condo chain-smoker could become a nuisance

Can owners do anything about chain-smoking condo neighbors?
Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel
added Aug 22, 2012 15:37
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