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[Italy] PMI Opens Pilot Plant and Celebrates Groundbreaking on Construction of New Manufacturing Facility for Potentially Reduced-Risk Products

its first pilot plant for the production of potentially reduced-risk products (“RRPs”*). The pilot plant, just outside Bologna in Zola Predosa, is now in operation, while PMI's first manufacturing facility for larger scale production of RRPs is currently
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Oct 10, 2014 14:10
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[Europe, Italy] Judgment in Case C-428/13: Ministero dell’Economia e delle Finanze e.a. v. Yesmoke Tobacco SpA (PDF)

The minimum excise duty of 115% applied by Italy to cigarettes with a retail price lower than the most popular price category of cigarettes is contrary to EU law Such an excise duty distorts competition
Court of Justice of the European Communities (lu)
added Oct 10, 2014 13:18
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[Europe, Italy] ECJ Rules Against Italian Tobacco Excise Duty Policy

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that Italy's decision to levy a higher minimum excise duty on cheaper-than-average cigarettes contravenes EU law....an excise duty should be made up of two elements: an ad valorem excise duty, calculated on th
Tax-News.com
added Oct 10, 2014 13:10
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[Italy] Tequila and cigars: George Clooney's stag party in Venice

He was then reported to have headed to the luxurious Cipriani hotel where he was set to sleep, but not before rounding off the evening with some shots and cigars.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 2, 2014 14:47
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[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
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[Italy] E-Cigarettes Emit Levels Of Nickel And Chromium 4 Times Higher Than Tobacco Smoke

found secondhand smoke from e-cigarettes produces overall less chemical exposure but dangerous levels of nickel in addition to exposure to a new chemical not even found in traditional cigarette smoke. They published their study in the Journal of Environme
Medical Daily
added Sep 3, 2014 10:56
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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
EurekAlert
added Aug 28, 2014 15:47
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[Italy] Small study suggests suggesting that if women quit smoking, they will think they get bigger breasts

our results indicate that over half of the participants reported breast increase at 6 months… Further studies are needed to verify this hypothesis; if confirmed, the data could be used as a new motivational tool adding to those already known, such as bett
Improbable Research
added Aug 16, 2014 21:25
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E-Cigarette Awareness, Use, and Harm Perception in Italy: A National Representative Survey

After less than 3 years from the opening of the first Italian e-cigarette shop, more than 45 million Italians have heard about e-cigarettes, 3.5 million have tried, and more than 600,000 Italians regularly use it. Three out of 4 e-cigarette users reported
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 5, 2014 12:22
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E-Cigarette Awareness, Use, and Harm Perception in Italy: A National Representative Survey

Three out of 4 e-cigarette users reported to have favorably modified their smoking habit. However, 90% of users did not quit smoking as a consequence of starting vaping e-cigarettes. Almost 900,000 Italian never-smokers, particularly the young, have tried
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 4, 2014 12:12
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