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[UK] Public review of e-cigarettes needed, says Vape Business Ireland

The Irish vape industry has called for a public hearing on cigarette alternatives after a UK committee report found that vaping was not a gateway to cigarette smoking...Vape Business Ireland (VBI) said the Irish government needed to “take heed” of the gr
Times Of London (uk)
added Aug 19, 2018 12:37
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[Ireland] Casual smokers ‘dangerously unaware’ of the health risks

People who smoke only a few cigarettes a week are more at risk of developing cardiovascular disease, lung cancer, fertility problems and other health problems compared with non-smokers, a report suggests. A group of doctors said occasional smoking, whic
Times Of London (uk)
added Aug 9, 2018 15:21
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[Eastern Europe, Ireland] Irish smokers stubbing out for good as study reveals cigarettes sales have halved over past decade

and we now rank 51st on the world table when it comes to our smoking habit Despite the cut down, our smokers still spend nearly €1.5billion a year on the dirty nicotine habit, the Euromonitor report revealed. And each of them puffs on about 577 cancer-
Irish Daily Mirror (ie)
added Jul 26, 2018 12:04
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DROP IN CIGS Cigarettes sales halved in Ireland over the past decade – despite sales of over €1.4billion last year

But a new Euromonitor report shows that ­smokers in Ireland still forked out €1.4 billion on their addiction last year. The study does predict that ­Ireland’s smoking habits will continue to decline with ­cigarette sales ­predicted to slump to 2.3 billi
Irish Sun (ie)
added Jul 26, 2018 12:04
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[Ireland, UK] A cautionary tale

The New Nicotine Alliance (UK) has welcomed ‘the bold vision’... ‘The NNA applauds Sir Kevin’s bold vision of the increased role that tobacco harm reduction could play in the future of tobacco control policy and calls on Under-Parliamentary Secretary of
Tobacco Reporter
added Jul 26, 2018 12:04
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[Ireland] Nenagh Training Centre's rising movie stars lift prize for anti-smoking film

Nenagh Community Training Centre from Tipperary has come second in the Short Film Competition Senior Category at this year's Irish Cancer Society X-HALE Youth Awards 2018. The group scooped the award for their short film Get off the Nicotine Road, which
Tipperary Star (ie)
added Jul 12, 2018 14:49
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[Ireland] Laois fire service appeal to smokers after roadside fire

Laois fire crews attended a number of roadside grass fires over the last couple of days as the heatwave sizzled in Ireland. Crews attended a grass fire at the side of the M7 motorway at J21 Borris-in-Ossory last Friday.
Leinster Express (ie)
added Jul 6, 2018 02:35
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[Ireland] Offer e-cigarettes to help smokers quit, says senator

Catherine Noone, a Fine Gael senator, said England and Scotland have policies that recommend e-cigarettes but there was a “lacuna” in Ireland. She said: “I’m known for having nanny state policies on alcohol, sugar and things like that, so I’m not in favo
Times Of London (uk)
added Jun 22, 2018 16:11
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[Ireland] Minister calls on smokers to kick their littering habit

According to the 2017 National Litter Pollution Report, cigarette-related litter - mainly butts - was responsible for more than 56pc of rubbish discarded on the country's streets. Packaging items like cardboard, paper, bottles and caps, glass and cans c
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jun 20, 2018 13:34
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[Ireland] Smokers held responsible for most littering

A fifth of Irish people are smokers but their litter is responsible for more than half of that found on the country’s streets. Cigarette butts accounted for 52.5 per cent of the rubbish left on streets last year, but when boxes, wrappers, matches, match
Times Of London (uk)
added Jun 20, 2018 13:09
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