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[UK-Scotland] Lies, damned lies and illicit tobacco statistics

The spectre of the illicit trade is used to oppose public health measures such as standardised packaging and duty increases. Advertisements are taken out by tobacco companies promoting the possibility of an increase in criminal activity. Neither HMRC nor
Tobacco Unpacked (ASH Scotland) (uk)
added Nov 27, 2018 02:19

[Asia, Israel] Bill Limiting Displays of Tobacco Products Passes First Hurdle

The next conflict is expected to be over cigarette packaging. The bill calls for uniform packaging without logos or pictures
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Nov 29, 2018 22:53

Negative social cues on tobacco packaging could help reduce smoking intentions

tobacco packaging that reminds smokers that broad societal 'others' disapprove of the activity can trigger feelings of self-consciousness, which in turn reduces smoking intentions. This approach was particularly effective in 'isolated' smokers who did not
added Nov 28, 2018 00:10

Cigarette packs sold across the US will carry new court-ordered 'corrective statements' containing much more explicit health warnings

Ensuring the tobacco industry doesn't get any extra credit from consumers for what might be perceived as a newfound honest streak, the packages will also include the following disclaimer: 'A Federal Court has ordered R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, Philip Morris
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 1, 2018 20:59

Court-ordered 'corrective statements' to appear on cigarette boxes

Cigarette boxes sold across the United States soon will display a new court-ordered accessory. Starting Wednesday, tobacco brands have been ordered to put "corrective statements" on product packaging that clearly state the harmful health effects of smoki
added Nov 21, 2018 15:00

The Briefcase: Cigarette packaging corrective statements to begin

The Big 3 tobacco manufacturers will be required to have corrective statements on cigarette-packaging onserts - similar to a post-it note - beginning Wednesday. The statements will be placed for 12 weeks over two years — essentially two weeks at a time,
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 20, 2018 18:25

Are the Same Health Warnings Effective Across Different Countries? An Experimental Study in Seven Countries

Conclusions The findings support the efficacy of graphic pictorial warnings across diverse geographic and cultural contexts, and support sharing health warning images across jurisdictions.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Nov 22, 2018 01:41

[Asia, Thailand] Cigarette packs to get overhaul

Ten new warning images on cigarette packages and plain packaging are part of a new regulation before the Public Health Ministry to discourage smoking, according to minister Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn.
Bangkok Post (th)
added Nov 16, 2018 02:24

LETTER: Big Tobacco admits its deadly toll-and Rhode Island ready to combat it

This month, tobacco companies will be required to start telling their consumers the truth directly on their cigarette packs. They are being compelled, by court order, to attach notes onto cigarette packages that acknowledge the deadly hazards of using th
Beacon Communications (Warwick, RI)
added Nov 16, 2018 02:24

Thailand to be Asia's first to enforce plain cigarette packs

The Public Health Ministry on Wednesday approved a draft regulation requiring plain cigarette packaging, and will also change the compulsory pictures reinforcing the warning that smoking is hazardous to health.
Bangkok Post (th)
added Nov 15, 2018 14:11
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