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new report: tobacco industry spends nearly $1 million per hour marketing tobacco products

[FTC] reports on cigarettes and smokeless tobacco... The reports, released last week, show that tobacco industry spending on cigarette advertising and promotion rose from $8.03 billion in 2014 to $8.24 billion in 2015. The amount of money spent on marketi
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 3, 2017 02:11
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Philip Morris International Outlines Its Scientific Assessment Program and Results for Its Electronically Heated Tobacco Product (IQOs) in Latest Scientific Update for Smoke-Free Products

This issue of the Scientific Update focuses on PMI’s scientific assessment program as it applies to its Electronically Heated Tobacco Product (EHTP), referred to in the literature as the tobacco heating system (THS). PMI established its multi-step assess
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Nov 3, 2017 01:58
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SMOKE-FREE PRODUCTS - THE SCIENTIFIC UPDATE - ISSUE 03 by PMI Science

PMI submitted this evidence to the FDA in the form of a modified risk tobacco product (MRTP) application. Prof. Manuel Peitsch, PMI’s Chief Scientific Officer, explains: “We developed a truly world class R&D program to scientifically assess the potentia
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Nov 3, 2017 01:58
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SCIENTIFIC UPDATE FOR SMOKE-FREE PRODUCTS NOVEMBER 2017 (PDF)

This Scientific Update is issued for the purpose of publishing and disseminating scientific information and not for advertising or marketing purposes regarding tobacco or nicotine-containing products. The content of this Scientific Update is not and shoul
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Nov 3, 2017 01:58
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Imperial Brands Is Said to Acquire Maker of Vaping Liquids

Nerudia, based in Liverpool, England, produces nicotine-infused liquids for use in vapor products and works with manufacturers to ensure products comply with regulatory standards in the European Union and the U.S. Imperial will announce the acquisition
Bloomberg News
added Nov 3, 2017 01:57
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United Nations Global Compact: an ‘Inroad’ into the UN and reputation boost for the tobacco industry [FREE FULL TEXT]

Excluding tobacco manufacturers from UNGC participation is an important step to limit the tobacco industry’s ability to influence the UN and promote its image and, by extension, its deadly products. It is important to monitor enforcement of this policy an
Tobacco Control
added Nov 3, 2017 01:50
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[UK] Councils defend spending on public health interventions

Council chiefs have defended using taxpayer’s money to tackle harmful lifestyle choices against ‘flawed’ study which accuses them of restricting individual freedom. The anti-taxation, right-wing libertarian think tank TaxPayers’ Alliance (TPA) has publi
LocalGov.co.uk (uk)
added Nov 3, 2017 00:17
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Cigarette Companies Will Have Ads on TV, but They Won't Help the Bottom Line

In the new ads, the tobacco companies will be vilifying themselves. One includes language saying the tobacco companies "intentionally designed cigarettes with enough nicotine to create and sustain addiction." Another says, "Smoking kills, on average, 1,2
Motley Fool
added Nov 1, 2017 16:33
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E-Cigarette Flavors—Should They Be Banned?

Vaping proponents cloud the youth vaping issue by loudly declaring the use of flavoring is to appeal to traditional smokers so they switch to the (equally addictive) nicotine delivery system presented by e-cigarettes. This, they argue, is to help people
National Law Review
added Nov 1, 2017 16:30
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[Africa] Nigeria: Rising Drug Abuse

'Big Tobacco Tiny Targets, tobacco companies targeting of school children in Nigeria',... a pattern of the sale of tobacco products, including cigarettes, within 100 metres of school environments across selected towns in the country linking the practice t
All-Africa.com
added Nov 1, 2017 16:27
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