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[UK] New ChatHealth SMS initiative for children and young people in Dorset Access support quickly when you need it

New personal training company can help you get fit and lean ChatHealth will provide advice and guidance on everything from relationships, anxiety, depression and body image to stress, alcohol, self-harm and smoking.
Somerset Live (uk)
added Aug 9, 2017 14:25
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BENTLEY: How the race in tobacco innovation is a win for public health

Why is a tobacco industry employee talking about a smoke-free future? The answer isn't as absurd as you might think. It lies in a host of new devices being developed and sold by the world's biggest tobacco companies, known as "heat-not-burn" (HNB).
The Hill
added Aug 9, 2017 14:05
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[Australia] Used Cigarettes Are Bad for the Environment, But Here’s an Innovative Solution

Mohajerani found that cigarette butts could safely be an ingredient in asphalt. The good news is that this asphalt holds up even under the strain of heavy vehicle traffic. ...Even better, cigarette asphalt conducts less heat than the typical pavement, mea
Care2.com
added Aug 9, 2017 14:02
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Physico-mechanical properties of asphalt concrete incorporated with encapsulated cigarette butts

The reduction in bulk density of AC caused by incorporating encapsulated CBs, increases the porosity, particularly when encapsulating in higher grade bitumen, which, in turn, lowers its thermal conductivity. This helps reduce the Urban Heat Island effect
Science Direct
added Aug 8, 2017 14:11
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Smokers Feel Heat but Not the Burn -- WSJ

Three of the world's biggest tobacco firms are rolling out new, electronic tobacco-heating devices they say are healthier alternatives to traditional smoking, but feel more like puffing on a real cigarette. That is a sensation many smokers complain is mi
Fox Media
added Aug 9, 2017 13:55
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[New York] Smokers Could Turn to Vaping If FDA Regulates Nicotine

The FDA’s initiative may upend the $130 billion American tobacco industry. It’s also likely to set off a ferocious lobbying and legal war in Washington, and push the cigarette industry to develop products that rely less on burning carcinogenic tobacco an
Bloomberg News
added Aug 7, 2017 19:22
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[Australia] How to pave over our big (cigarette) butt problem

Cigarette butts are toxic for the environment. Encapsulating them into asphalt traps the chemicals in the filters and improves the performance of the construction material.
ScienceDaily
added Aug 8, 2017 14:09
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Big Tobacco’s Next Big Thing? Tobacco ($$)

Three of the world’s biggest tobacco firms are rolling out new, electronic tobacco-heating devices they say are healthier alternatives to traditional smoking, but feel more like puffing on a real cigarette. That is a sensation many smokers complain is mi
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Aug 7, 2017 17:55
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[Canada] Big tobacco comes to Vancouver pitching new ways to consume nicotine

Araya was in town to talk about his industry’s push to get government to adopt regulations to help sell products that allow consumers to use nicotine in a safer way — like e-cigarettes and vaping products that his company alone has spent $1.5 billion deve
Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Aug 4, 2017 21:52
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PRESENTATION: Summary of Results on the Tobacco Heating System

Presented at NAAMA's 30th International Medical Convention
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Aug 4, 2017 15:12
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