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[Japan, Hawaii] Air Force expanding smoking restrictions

Stars & Stripes
added Dec 15, 2012 20:57
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Japan's lower house cafeteria finally imposes smoking ban

Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added May 17, 2012 13:30
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Changes in Biomarkers of Exposure on Switching From a Conventional Cigarette to Tobacco Heating Products: A Randomized, Controlled Study in Healthy Japanese Subjects [FREE FULL TEXT]

This clinical study demonstrates that when smokers switched from smoking combustible cigarettes to using tobacco heating products their exposure to smoke toxicants was significantly decreased. In many cases, this was to the same extent as that seen when
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 17, 2018 08:29
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[Japan] Big Tobacco’s new cigarette is sleek, smokeless — but is it any better for you?

This isn’t the first time tobacco companies have trumpeted the arrival of a healthier cigarette. In the 1950s, they marketed filtered cigarettes as much safer, but that proved an exaggeration. In the 1970s, they came out with “light” and “low-tar” cigar
Washington Post
added Oct 22, 2017 22:02
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BAT's Glo Roll-Out in Japan Sets Up Three-Way War for Smokers

British American Tobacco is expanding sales of its heated tobacco device next month to Tokyo, just as former cigarette monopoly Japan Tobacco Inc. introduces its Ploom product there in a fight to gain market share from Philip Morris International Inc.
Bloomberg News
added Jun 1, 2017 03:05
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[Japan] Health ministry calls for ban on smoking in indoor public spaces

The report—called the “Tobacco White Paper”—is the first revision of the current version in 15 years. In the report, the ministry for the first time categorizes the causal links between diseases and secondhand smoking into four risk levels, based on pas
Japan Today
added Aug 31, 2016 22:56
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Japan Tobacco lights up industry with new purchase

will buy the rights to the Natural American Spirit cigarette brand for its business outside the U.S. from Reynolds American for about 600 billion yen ($4.94 billion). Stock market players immediately rejected the deal, which involves a purchase price that
Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Oct 31, 2015 14:40
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EDITORIAL: Olympic flame gives Japan a good reason to not light up in public

The government should act swiftly... We will feel shame if we find Japan to be lagging behind many other countries in imposing a ban on smoking in public places when Tokyo hosts the Olympics.
Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Jun 1, 2015 11:00
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Camel Naturals to launch in Japan

Japan Tobacco Inc. said Tuesday it has announced the launch of “Camel Natural Box” and “Camel Natural Lights Box” – both of which have no added flavorings.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 26, 2014 10:51
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[Japan] SIEGEL: Tokyo considers smoking ban

With smokers now clearly in the minority and the 2020 Olympic games secured, Some in the Tokyo government are pushing for a smoking ban in-line some western nations. Such a ban was attempted in Yokohama in the past, but failed due to strong business oppos
PRESS TV (ir)
added Nov 6, 2014 17:36
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