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[Africa, India, Nigeria] COP7: Group urges measures to hold big tobacco liable

“The outcomes of this year’s Conference of the Parties are poised to mark a turning point for public health.”... “Nigeria and other developing nations targeted by Big Tobacco for marketing of their lethal products now have the opportunity to support the
Premium Times (ng)
added Oct 27, 2016 01:12
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Former Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company Executive Joins 22nd Century

Mr. Zercher previously headed Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company’s international business operations based in Zurich, Switzerland. “International markets are literally crying out for unique and effective ways to reduce the harm from smoking and 22nd Centur
Business Wire
added Oct 26, 2016 14:19
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Online Shops Selling E-Cigarettes to Poland are Committing a Crime

The eSmoking Association asked the Polish Ministry of Health, if the prohibition applies also to foreign retailers. The answer of the Public Health Department of the Ministry of Health is unequivocal: this kind of sales is forbidden, no matter if it is co
PR Newswire
added Oct 26, 2016 14:17
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COMMENTARY ON WHO REPORT ON ELECTRONIC NICOTINE DELIVERY SYSTEMS AND ELECTRONIC NON-NICOTINE DELIVERY SYSTEMS

Overall, the WHO report does not correctly position ENDS primarily as an alternative to smoking and instead focusses excessively on risks of ENDS use without adequately recognising the deep reductions in health risks when a smoker switches to ENDS. The FC
UK Centre for Tobacco & Alcohol Studies (uk)
added Oct 26, 2016 14:11
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Why Smoking Bans Could Help The Environment

Local and global environments are affected by cigarette smoke. One study found that just three cigarettes produce 10 times more air pollution than a diesel engine. In fact, worldwide, cigarette smokers are responsible for as much as 2.8 million tons of c
The Global Dispatch
added Oct 26, 2016 14:03
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[Europe, UK] Is Imperial Brands plc in play after British American Tobacco plc’s bid for Reynolds?

as one of the smallest players in the tobacco space, Imperial Brands appears ripe for the picking by a larger peer. Indeed, the company is less than half the size of London-listed peer British American Tobacco and compared to cigarette behemoth Philip Mo
Motley Fool UK
added Oct 26, 2016 13:29
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Uruguay: A giant leap to prevent tobacco-assisted suicide

At COP7, the victory of Uruguay needs to be highlighted echoing the words of former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg...“No country should be ever be intimidated by the threat of a tobacco company lawsuit, and this case will help embolden more nations
World Bank blogs
added Oct 25, 2016 19:20
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Why Smoking Bans Could Help The Environment

From their creation to their use, tobacco cigarettes impact the environment negatively, killing forests as quickly as they kill people. Abundant research has pinpointed the most disastrous effects of cigarettes so smokers and non-smokers alike can unders
The Global Dispatch
added Oct 25, 2016 19:15
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Philip Morris International Recognized as Global Leader for Corporate Action on Climate Change for the Third Year Running

is on the CDP’s ‘Climate A List’ for taking comprehensive action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and mitigate climate change, and for its transparent disclosure process. CDP, formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project, is the leading internationa
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Oct 25, 2016 14:04
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[India] KOZLOWSKI: Why requiring low-nicotine cigarettes is still ill-advised

Comprehensive tobacco control programs should discourage the use of combustible products and maximize use of less harmful products such as smokeless tobacco products or vape by those who are not prevented from or able to quit using all of these products.
The Conversation (au)
added Oct 25, 2016 19:32
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