Headlines Tagged with Industry Watch — 8,020 headlines found
As a Senator, my late husband, Frank Lautenberg, made it his mission to fight for the health of Americans...Dourson is certainly not unique in doing this kind of work: There are plenty of scientists who worked for big tobacco, and more recently the chemi
Dec 6, 2017 WTHI-TV (Terre Haute, IN)
added Dec 7, 2017 13:33
There’s No Such Thing As ‘Sound Science’ / The easiest way to undermine good science is to demand that it be made “sound.”
The phrase was adopted by the tobacco industry in the 1990s ...Philip Morris vice president of corporate affairs Ellen Merlo wrote that the program was designed to “discredit the EPA report,” “prevent states and cities, as well as businesses from passing
Dec 6, 2017 FiveThirtyEight
added Dec 6, 2017 17:38
The Fraser Institute is a think tank, Canada’s Heritage Foundation, financed by money that is often untraceable... In the 1990’s, for example, tobacco companies financed “studies” by these Fraser people to prove that second hand smoke was not harmful.
Dec 5, 2017 Burlington (VT) Free Press
added Dec 6, 2017 03:32
A new form of nicotine retailers: a systematic review of the sales and marketing practices of vape shops
Vape shops have potential to promote e-cigarettes for smoking cessation but also sometimes provide inaccurate information and mislabelled products. Given their spatial patterning, vape shops may perpetuate inequities in tobacco use. The growing literature
Dec 5, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Dec 6, 2017 00:23
Peter van der Mark is the Secretary-General of ESTA, the European Smoking Tobacco Association. This opinion-piece is in reaction to an interview published last week.
Nov 30, 2017 EurActiv
added Dec 5, 2017 18:09
elected officials must seize the opportunity to put an end to the industry’s lies and manipulation by passing and implementing public health policies that finally eradicate the tremendous human and economic toll of tobacco use.
Dec 4, 2017 Orange County (CA) Register
added Dec 4, 2017 15:12
Confederation of European Community Cigarette Manufacturers sent a letter last week to Andriukaitis, claiming that the industry “takes allegations of involvement in criminal activity extremely seriously”. The tobacco manufacturers noted there was a need
Dec 4, 2017 EurActiv
added Dec 4, 2017 14:55
How many tobacco users would have made a different choice about starting if tobacco companies had only acknowledged what science has long shown? I am a former smoker. I know what it took to quit. I also know some people are never able to break the addict
Dec 4, 2017 St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Dec 4, 2017 01:58
Nearly 1,400 Mainers will be diagnosed this year. But this terrible disease remains in the shadows and not adequately addressed by the health care system or research community....With help from lawmakers in Augusta to address the tobacco epidemic and gaps
Dec 3, 2017 Lewiston (ME) Sun Journal
added Dec 3, 2017 19:13
As a member of the LGBTQ community who works on town-level tobacco control policy...I would like to provide perspective on the tobacco industry’s targeting of the gay community which has led to much higher smoking rates today.
Dec 3, 2017 The Wanderer (Mattapoisett, MA)
added Dec 3, 2017 19:11