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[UK] BAT rolls out push on next generation 'smoking' products ($$)

British American Tobacco has set out plans to rapidly increase sales of next generation products such as ecigarettes on the day UK lawmakers launch an inquiry into the regulation and sale of the products.
Financial Times (uk)
added Oct 26, 2017 05:11
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Tobacco Industry-Funded Scientists Say New 'Heated' Tobacco Is Safer

In a series of papers published Wednesday in the journal Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology, scientists at British American Tobacco found evidence that vapor from glo, which functions by heating tobacco to vaporize nicotine, delivers 90 percent fewer
Inverse
added Oct 26, 2017 04:37
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U.N. labour agency urged to cut ties with tobacco firms

“Tobacco companies victimise farmers and other workers through manipulative practices, including unfair pricing strategies, abusive contracts and child labour. They have no place in a UN agency concerned with fair labour practices and human rights,” says
New Straits Times (my)
added Oct 25, 2017 13:30
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[Indonesia] Cigarette Companies Target Children With Low Prices: Activistsi

The cigarette industry in Indonesia appears to be increasingly targeting children by highlighting cheap cigarette prices in its advertising, child rights and anti-tobacco activists said in a survey released on Wednesday (25/10). More than 80 percent of c
Jakarta Globe (id)
added Oct 25, 2017 13:27
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BAT targets doubling in vapour products revenue in 2018

forecast revenue from its “next generation products” to double to more than 1 billion pounds next year as it sells vapour devices in more markets.
Reuters
added Oct 25, 2017 12:46
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Studies support the reduced-risk potential of glo™

Scientists at British American Tobacco have conducted a series of tests, the results of which help establish glo™ as having the potential to be substantially reduced risk compared to traditional cigarettes glo™ is a commercial tobacco-heating product. I
EurekAlert
added Oct 25, 2017 12:45
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[UK] New 'smokeless' tobacco device, predicted to overtake vaping, has 90% less toxic substances than cigarettes, tests reveal

The Glo device was tested by its manufacturer British American Tobacco It heats tobacco instead of burning it, so doesn't produce smoke toxicants Found e-cigarette and other new generation products had similar lowered levels Earlier report predicts heat-
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 25, 2017 12:42
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Philip Morris International Recognized for Environmental Leadership on CDP’s A List for Climate and Water

was again recognized as a global leader for environmental action in the annual CDP rankings. For the fourth year in a row, PMI is on the CDP Climate A List for taking comprehensive action on climate change and for its transparent disclosure process. In ad
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Oct 24, 2017 13:50
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[North Carolina] BAT expands heat-not-burn cigarette reach into Russia

British American Tobacco is expanding the reach of its heat-not-burn cigarette brand — glo — into a fifth major market in Russia. BAT, the 100 percent owner of Reynolds American Inc. since July, said glo contains 90 percent to 95 percent fewer toxicants
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 24, 2017 13:44
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[Illinois] Popularity of JUULs on campus is high despite ban

Despite anti-tobacco campaigns and a ban on campus, many students use JUULs, a small form of an e-cigarette. The tobacco industry heavily markets e-cigarettes as a cessation device, although they have not been approved by the FDA for this purpose, accordi
The Daily Illini (U. of Illinois)
added Oct 23, 2017 20:23
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