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[Canada] Imperial Tobacco launches legal challenge to Nova Scotia ban on menthol tobacco

Rob Cunningham, a lawyer with the Canadian Cancer Society, dismissed the legal challenge before the Nova Scotia Supreme Court as a last-minute public relations campaign, adding there is strong evidence that young people are using the products being banne
Canadian Press
added May 28, 2015 23:03

Imperial Tobacco Canada files legal challenge against Nova Scotia menthol ban

"By prohibiting the sale of menthol cigarettes, the Government of Nova Scotia has stepped beyond its legislative authority, which leaves us with no other choice than to bring this matter in front of the courts," said Ms. Caroline Ferland, Vice President
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added May 28, 2015 18:51

[Canada] Announcement on possible menthol tobacco ban soon, Notley says

Albertans can expect news from her government in the coming days about a potential menthol cigarette ban. Legislation banning specific flavours of tobacco products in the province is set to come into force Monday because they are enticing to youth. But
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added May 28, 2015 10:47
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[Canada] Hagen: Include menthol cigarettes in flavoured-tobacco ban

Health groups and opposition parties roundly criticized the Prentice government for caving in to big tobacco companies and selling out thousands of Alberta kids to addiction, disease and premature death, says Les Hagen.
Calgary (Alb) Herald
added May 27, 2015 16:47
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[Canada] Ontario to restrict e-cigarettes, ban flavoured tobacco and require calorie counts in restaurants

The Making Healthier Choices Act passed with the near widespread support of the three parties in a 99-1 vote. ...prohibits the sale of e-cigarettes to those under 19, makes their use in non-smoking areas illegal and forbids vendors from advertising or pr
National Post (ca)
added May 27, 2015 16:32

[UK] The safe use of flavorings in e-cigarettes / A first practical guide for the risk assessment of e-cig flavorings

British Standards Institute (BSI) are developing product standards for e-cigarettes ... 'These guidelines, lay out the 'what' ...and our guide explains the 'how'.' Costigan is Principal Toxicologist at Nicoventures, a nicotine company established by Briti
added May 27, 2015 16:28

E-cigarette vapor found to damage lung cells even when nicotine-free by Stacy Brooks

a team of researchers adds its findings to others that suggest nicotine in any form is damaging to lungs. This new research also suggests that non-nicotine-containing e-cig solutions have a damaging effect on lung health, leading researchers to call for
Medical Xpress (
added May 27, 2015 16:23

[California] Sonoma tightens rules on tobacco retailers

council members Monday approved a measure that will not only prohibit new businesses from selling cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco and other products, but also ban the sale of e-cigarettes, cheap cigars and most flavored tobacco in town.
Santa Rosa (CA) Press Democrat
added May 24, 2015 21:33

Reynolds Said Set to Win Antitrust Clearance for Lorillard

The merger would allow the company to acquire Lorillard’s Newport menthol cigarette brand, whose popularity in urban areas will help Reynolds Chief Executive Officer Susan Cameron cope with slumping demand. The transaction is expected to help carve out $
Bloomberg News
added May 21, 2015 22:53

New study challenges claims on aldehyde content of third generation e-cigarettes

concluded that 3rd generation e-cigarettes can indeed produce high levels of aldehydes - but only under extreme conditions which human smokers can be expected to avoid because of the immediate unpleasant sensory effects. The Addiction study, led by cardi
Medical Xpress (
added May 21, 2015 11:22
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