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[Asia, India] Mangaluru: Health care workers launch 'Smoke free home' initiative

A community wide intervention to promote smoke free homes in the city with the help of primary health care workers was launched at the Primary Health Centre in Bondel on June 27. This intervention was held by Health and Family Welfare Services – DK, Distr (in)
added Jun 29, 2017 09:39

[California] Smoking Banned in Multifamily Rental Units

The unanimous decision was based on concerns for exposure and health issues related to second hand smoke. The new ordinance must be formally adopted at a subsequent Council meeting. Any new smoking restrictions will generally take effect six months later
Livermore (CA) Independent
added Jun 29, 2017 09:37

[California] EDITORIAL: Smoking Ban

We were pleased to see the Pleasanton City Council expand its smoking ban to include multifamily rental units... At one time, there was concern that a ban on smoking would impact the ability to rent units; just the opposite has proven to be true. Pleasan
Livermore (CA) Independent
added Jun 29, 2017 09:35

[Virginia] VIDEO: Public housing residents reacting to no smoking rule

HUD gave local agencies 18 months to get onboard, but the Charlottesville Redevelopment and Housing Authority is facing resistance. One woman said, "They need to stop treating us like animals." Other residents said CRHA should be worried about fixing t
WCAV/WVAW/WAHU (Newsplex, Charlottesville, VA)
added Jun 27, 2017 22:37

[Minnesota] To vape or not to vape

A proposed crackdown of vaping from electronic cigarettes drew widely different views at Monday's Alexandria City Council meeting. The council is considering whether to enact a local clean indoor air policy that would ban the use of e-cigarettes, e-ciga
Alexandria (MN) Echo Press
added Jun 27, 2017 14:44

[Virginia] Tobacco ban looms at city's public housing sites

A longtime Southern cash crop soon will be banned from public housing sites across the country. But the Charlottesville Redevelopment and Housing Authority could meet some difficulties enforcing a new smoke-free policy that all public housing agencies m
Charlottesville (VA) Daily Progress
added Jun 27, 2017 14:42

[Florida] Local group encouraging apartment complexes to ban smoking

The Hillsborough County Anti-Drug Alliance is pushing for apartment complexes to ban smoking. Ydaly Pullara admits it was hard to kick this habit. "Off and on for about a total of 20 years," Pullara says. According to the Florida Apartment Association,
WFTS ABC Action News (Tampa, FL)
added Jun 27, 2017 00:17

[Florida] Apartments head in smoke-free direction

During the past two years, the state and the Florida Apartment Association began certifying apartment complexes for restricting smoking. More than 1,131 Florida landlords and property managers have agreed to prohibit smoking in at least some areas, inclu
Orlando (FL) Sentinel
added Jun 24, 2017 14:30
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[UK] 10% of North East Kids Exposed to Toxic Second-Hand Smoke

The Second-Hand Smoke Is Poison campaign aims to highlight how tobacco smoke can hang around in a home for up to five hours and sneak from room to room, exposing both adults and children to a hazardous cocktail of chemicals. Dr Malcom Brodlie, who is a
Newcastle Magazine (uk)
added Jun 23, 2017 08:46

[Arizona] Tucson apartment communities testing smoke-free policies

Four apartment communities, owned by NALS Apartment Homes, have banned smoking within 20 feet of their residential buildings and common areas as of April 1. The communities, home to a total of about 2,000 residents, are Saddle Ridge in Oro Valley, Sonor
Arizona Daily Star
added Jun 23, 2017 02:44
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