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[Canada] Liberals propose ban on menthol cigarettes, signal aggressive anti-smoking stance

The draft regulation also comes shortly after manufacturers introduced in Canada new “click” products that release a burst of menthol flavour when squeezed, and are seen as a further inducement to smoking. One company has also launched legal challenges
National Post (ca)
added Apr 30, 2016 19:11
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[Massachusetts] Tobacco laws change in Tewksbury: Board of Health snuffs out flavored tobacco, raises legal age

The Tewksbury Board of Health wanted to enact a stricter law regarding to­bacco use with the town of Tewksbury. They proposed the following: restricting sales of flavored tobacco, blunt wraps, and cigars, and increasing the age of purchase on tobacco pro
Tewksbury (MA) Town Crier
added Apr 30, 2016 18:58
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[Canada] Ottawa moves to ban menthol cigarettes, citing appeal to young

Lesley James, senior manager of health policy at the Heart and Stroke Foundation, said menthol is a “gateway” flavouring agent and it is important to move forward with the proposed ban. “Menthol-flavoured cigarettes are one of the most dangerous and dec
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Apr 30, 2016 15:28
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[Canada] Ottawa moves to ban menthol cigarettes citing appeal to first-time smokers

The federal government has served notice it is moving to ban the sale of menthol cigarettes because of their appeal to young and first-time smokers. The posting in the latest Canada Gazette starts the clock on a 30-day public comment period. The governmen
Metro (ca)
added Apr 30, 2016 00:28
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Government of Canada moving forward with proposal to ban menthol in most tobacco products - Proposal would expand previous restrictions on flavours that appeal to youth

Today, the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health, announced consultations on proposed amendments that would restrict menthol flavoured tobacco products on the Canadian market and would further protect youth from the dangers of tobacco use.
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Apr 29, 2016 20:32
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[Canada] Canadian Cancer Society applauds national ban on menthol cigarettes

"A ban on menthol cigarettes is an essential and necessary measure to protect Canadian kids," says Rob Cunningham, Senior Policy Analyst, Canadian Cancer Society. "Menthol cigarettes mask the harsh taste of tobacco smoke and make it easier for youth to e
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Apr 29, 2016 20:31
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3 Local Regulatory Trends to Watch

anti-tobacco advocates “have decided it’s easier to pass local measures than at the state and federal level.” Briant identified three local regulatory trends that might gain traction in 2016: 1. Flavor bans: ... 2. Minimum purchase age:...3. A “tobacco-
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Apr 29, 2016 20:16
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Canada Gazette Part I: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TOBACCO ACT

This notice offers interested parties the opportunity to provide comments...The amendment would prohibit the use of menthol in cigarettes, blunt wraps (tobacco leaves for rolling) and most cigars in order to make them less appealing to youth.
Canada Gazette (ca)
added Apr 29, 2016 19:04
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[Canada] P.E.I. flavoured tobacco ban details coming

P.E.I. Health Minister Robert Henderson is preparing to unveil a ban on the sale of all flavoured tobacco -including menthol. Government announced last June it would bring in the ban, but said it needed time to come up with the details, including whethe
CBC News (ca)
added Apr 28, 2016 20:26
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Global Cigars and Cigarillos Market is Expected to Reach US$ 23,857.9 Mn by 2025, Persistence Market Research

"Availability of Wide Varieties of Flavored Cigars & Cigarillos Is Increasingly Fueling Their Demand among Young Adults, Thereby Supporting the Market Growth"
PR Newswire
added Apr 28, 2016 17:47
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