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Anaerobic Digestion plant heat used to dry tobacco in Italy

Waste to energy company WT Energy has opened an Anaerobic Digestion (AD) system located in Trestina, Italy, which treats 55 tons (49.9 tonnes)/day of biomass (corn silage). It generates electrical energy power of 1 MWh which is fed to the grid and therma
Waste Management World (uk)
added Sep 28, 2013 15:29
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[Italy, UK] LETTER: Regulation of e-cigarettes: the users' perspective

Our experience suggests that many former smokers who transitioned to an e-cigarette believe that the main goal for regulators should be to keep e-cigarettes available and acceptable as a cigarette replacement. Excessive and ill-conceived regulation will c
The Lancet (uk)
added Sep 7, 2013 23:29
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[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
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Italy scraps e-cigarette tax plans

Campaigners successfully argued that the 58.5 percent hike would threaten around 5,000 jobs alongside the 2,000 e-cigarette shops which have opened in recent years. Failure to implement the tax will however hit jobs in other industries, as the governmen
The Local Europe (se)
added Jul 24, 2013 17:52
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[Italy] Taranto tumors due to smoking in 60s, 70s, report shows

A report on steel group ILVA's troubled plant in Taranto suggests high cancer rates in the southern Italian city are due to residents' excessive smoking as well as their exposure to asbestos and other unsound materials in past decades rather than the poll
Gazzetta del Sud (it)
added Aug 8, 2013 16:31
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[Italy] LETTERS: EffiCiency and Safety of an eLectronic cigAreTte (ECLAT) as Tobacco Cigarettes Substitute: A Prospective 12-Month Randomized Control Design Study

PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jun 28, 2013 15:13
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[Italy] PLOS ONE: EffiCiency and Safety of an eLectronic cigAreTte (ECLAT) as Tobacco Cigarettes Substitute: A Prospective 12-Month Randomized Control Design Study [FREE FULL TEXT]

In smokers not intending to quit, the use of e-cigarettes, with or without nicotine, decreased cigarette consumption and elicited enduring tobacco abstinence without causing significant side effects.
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jun 28, 2013 15:10
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Cost of e-cigarettes set to rise in Italy

could be set to rise sharply as the Italian government considers a taxation on the devices, La Stampa reported.
The Local (ch)
added Jul 4, 2013 03:06
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[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
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[Italy] Electronic cigarettes banned in Italian schools

Italian Health Minister Beatrice Lorenzin on Thursday said she signed an ordinance banning electronic cigarettes in schools. Lorenzin said the measure followed the opinion expressed by Italy's Superior Health Council (ISS), which urged prohibiting the so-
Gazzetta del Sud (it)
added Jun 27, 2013 14:11
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