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[Italy, USA] Second-hand e-cig smoke compared to regular cigarette smoke

Despite a 10-fold decrease in overall exposure to carcinogenic particulate matter, researchers find increased levels of certain toxic metals in second-hand smoke from e-cigs
added Aug 28, 2014 15:47

Italy increasing tax on cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes will receive a tax 'discount' in decree / es on cigarettes are expected to increase by some 20 Euro cents for more expensive brands and 10 cents for cheaper packs, official sources said Thursday
ANSA (it)
added Jul 5, 2014 21:04

[Italy] Effectiveness and tolerability of electronic cigarette in real-life: a 24-month prospective observational study

Long-term e-Cigarette use can substantially decrease cigarette consumption in smokers not willing to quit and is well tolerated.
Springer Science+Business Media
added Jul 26, 2013 20:35

Italy cracks down on smokers as tough law takes effect

The laws require cigarette packs to carry stark pictures of people who suffered from the effects of smoking, including one of a woman coughing up blood and another of a man who died of a heart attack being zipped up in a body bag. Those caught smoking i
added Feb 2, 2016 19:02

[Italy] Has the traditional cigarette burned out?

chief executive of Philip Morris told CNBC he wants their lines of e-cigarettes eventually to outsell traditional smokes....he was very optimistic about the take-up of iQOS — a Marlboro-branded device that electronically heats, rather than burns, tobacco
added Sep 9, 2015 23:18

[Europe, Ireland] Italy joins EU states objecting to Irish plan for plain cigarette packs / Ninth EU country to oppose proposals

Italy has objected to Ireland’s plain tobacco packaging proposals on the day of the deadline yesterday for European Union countries to lodge their concerns. It is the ninth European Union country to object, joining Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Greece, P
Irish Times (ie)
added Sep 19, 2014 15:02

[Italy] GLANTZ: Italian e-cig study does not support the conclusion that e-cigarettes stimulate smoking cessation

Thus, combining the fact that there is not a non-e-cigarette control group and correcting the statistics means that the appropriate conclusion to draw about quitting smoking based on these data is that the level of nicotine in the e-cigarette (including
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 4, 2013 03:04

[Italy] Consumer groups mixed on e-cigarette ban for minors

This week the health ministry signed an ordinance prohibiting the sale of e-cigarettes to anyone aged 18 or younger, the same age limit for tobacco products. The health ministry said that the devices, despite advertizing a less-harmful alternative to trad
Gazzetta del Sud (it)
added Apr 4, 2013 07:29

Smoking ban called for in Italy when smog levels high

Italian consumer group Codacons on Thursday called for a ban on smoking when city smog levels get too high, and said that citizens are entitled to damages for the harm caused by unsafe air. "We call on mayors across the country to prohibit smoking when sm
Gazzetta del Sud (it)
added Jan 17, 2013 09:57

[Greece, Spain] Italy seizes 7 tonnes of contraband cigarettes

Ancona. Italian police on Friday found seven tonnes of contraband cigarettes hidden behind a shipment of fish in a truck that came off a ferry from Greece
Focus English News (bg)
added Oct 6, 2012 05:28
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