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[Kentucky] Smoking ban unpopular in Carter

The Journal-Times has an online poll which asks readers about their feelings on the measure. At press time, 133 respondents were against a statewide ban while 116 support it.
Journal-Times (Grayson & Olive Hill, KY)
added Jan 14, 2015 10:30

[UK] STORR: E-cigarettes: is vaping any safer than old-fashioned smoke?

“This is our Advanced Vaping System,” he explains, holding the black stick between thumb and forefinger. “It has all the convenience of cartomisers, and all the power and performance of the latest vaporising devices.”
The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 17, 2014 05:43

FDA Recruits Minors For Online Cigarettes Purchases

The FDA did not respond to an email inquiry why this particular investigation requires the involvement of actual minors. However, the documents accompanying the solicitation state that "[m]inors are an integral part of conducting purchases of regulated to
Weekly Standard
added Dec 1, 2014 18:42

[North Carolina] Reynolds returns to heat-not-burn technology

Eclipse, came and went in a four-year period...On Monday, Reynolds’ management team gave analysts and investors not only a revival date for heat-not-burn - Feb. 1 in a test market in Wisconsin - but also a new name - Revo - that they hope can fulfill its
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 18, 2014 09:37

[North Carolina] In Rural America, Challenging a Roadblock to High-Speed Internet

In the early 20th century, Wilson was the world’s largest bright-leaf tobacco market...“When you’re putting the tobacco in, you need to keep the air circulating,” Mr. Bissette said. “If we could get the broadband over here, we could monitor the tobacco ba
New York Times
added Nov 9, 2014 18:56

CONTINUING TO FINISH IT / Entertainment integrations expand upon anti-tobacco message

To continue expanding the campaign-related conversations with teens and young people the campaign will be partnering with several popular television networks through a variety of entertainment integrations. “The Finish It campaign empowers teens to make
American Legacy Foundation
added Nov 8, 2014 14:33

[Sweden, Nevada] 2014 NACS Show Tobacco Beat

LAS VEGAS -- Who says it’s all about the e-liquids? A jaunt across the expansive NACS trade-show floor would suggest the real business is going to be in hardware: namely closing the gap between cig-alikes and vaporizers, and/or making the hot-button “ope
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Oct 15, 2014 15:59

22nd Century Group Featured in Wells Fargo “Tobacco Talk” Conference Call on Tuesday September 30th

Pandolfino stated, “We believe 22nd Century’s achievements in biotechnology may ultimately facilitate a paradigm shift in the tobacco industry. We are thrilled to have the opportunity – through the Wells Fargo Tobacco Talk – to highlight for the investmen
CBS MarketWatch
added Sep 30, 2014 14:23

Tobacco Products Sold by Internet Vendors Following Restrictions on Flavors and “Light” Descriptors

Noncompliance with the ban on characterizing flavors and restriction on misleading descriptors has been high, especially among international vendors. Many vendors appear to be circumventing the intent of the flavors ban by selling unbanned flavored cigars
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 19, 2014 12:59

[Canada] Canadian Cancer Society launches online campaign attacking smoking in movies

it's asking Ontarians to write to their MPP's and to the Ontario Film Review Board to "change its rating system to ensure all future youth-rated movies are smoke-free." On its site, the CCS says tobacco use "is directly responsible for 13,000 deaths each
Sudbury (Ont) Star (ca)
added Sep 7, 2014 15:12
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