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FDA: Cigarette of future could be non-addictive

While the plans remain under cover and under review by the White House budget office, Mitch Zeller, the director for the FDA Center for Tobacco Products, discussed other items on his agenda to help lower smoking rates. 1. Create a non-addictive cigarette
Boston (MA) Globe
added Nov 11, 2013 13:08

[Cyprus, Europe] Graphic health warnings on cigarette packets on their way

THE appearance of cigarette packaging is poised to change in Cyprus after the European Parliament voted this week for health warnings to cover 65 per cent of a packet.
Cyprus Mail (cy)
added Oct 14, 2013 05:56

[Lebanon] Minister’s Tobacco Ties Stall Smoking Law

“Smoking Kills,” but the Lebanese will not be able to read this warning on cigarette packets since the Finance Ministry has postponed the implementation of an importation provision of Law 174.
Al-Akhbar (lb)
added Oct 3, 2013 04:07

International Reach of Tobacco Marketing Among Young Children (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

added Oct 1, 2013 07:03

When First Graders Know Marlboro

It was only a few decades ago that kids could recognize Joe Camel as easily as they recognized Mickey Mouse. Young children's ability to recognize cigarette brands appears to be global. A recent study found that more than half of young children in six di
added Oct 1, 2013 06:58

[Europe, France] Lobby du tabac : choc et suspicion chez les eurodéputés [Tobacco lobby: shock and suspicion among MEPs]

MEPs are in shock since lobbying methods pro-tobacco cigarette manufacturer Philip Morris U.S., they are the targets were revealed by Le Parisien-Today-en-France in its editions of Saturday, September 21 . | AFP / Frederick Florin 8 réactionsRéagir MEPs a
le Parisiene (fr)
added Sep 25, 2013 17:02

California Superior Court Judge Rules for Philip Morris USA in “Lights” Class Action

A California Superior Court judge today issued his final decision in favor of Philip Morris USA’s (PM USA) in a 16-year-old class-action “Lights” cigarette case (Brown). The court rejected plaintiffs’ efforts to impose as much as a billion dollars in liab
Altria Group, Inc.
added Sep 24, 2013 21:44

[USA] The Tobacco Problem in U.S. Trade

Obama administration has a tremendous opportunity to forge a new approach on tobacco that balances U.S. mandates on trade with its obligations to promote public health at home and abroad. By seizing that opportunity, the White House can also remove a majo
Council on Foreign Relations
added Sep 5, 2013 18:38

[Australia, New Zealand, UK] BAT Funded Lobbying Against Plain Packaging

In response to questions by Action on Smoking and Health (ASH), BAT provided the following information ... 1 Lobbying in Australia 2 Lobbying in New Zealand 3 Lobbying in Brussels 4 Lobbying in the UK 5 Think Tanks in the UK (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Sep 1, 2013 12:07

[Thailand] Philip Morris Leads Plain Packs Battle in Global Trade Arena

The war between the tobacco industry and anti-smoking forces is heating up as cigarette makers intensify efforts to use treaties to block labeling constraints. Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) has pressed the U.S. for language that would make it to
Bloomberg News
added Aug 23, 2013 14:46
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