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[Massachusetts] County Towns Revamping Tobacco Regulations

Just a few years ago, a trend of banning the sale of the products in pharmacies spend among towns. Some towns are now crafting similar laws. Meanwhile some towns are onto the next level of policy, which is capping the number of vendor permits, creating
added Jul 6, 2014 18:08

[Australia] The Kouk versus big tobacco

those who haven’t seen it should take a few minutes to watch the ABC’s MediaWatch take on the kerfuffle. Since then, The Australian has continued the assault with articles by Judith Sloan and, over the weekend, an ad hominem editoral as well as from Henr
MacroBusiness (au)
added Jul 5, 2014 20:56

You are commenting on: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Proposed Rule: Deeming Tobacco Products To Be Subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, as Amended by the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act;

Regulations on the Sale and Distribution of Tobacco Products and Required Warning Statements for Tobacco Products; Extension of Comment Period
added Jul 5, 2014 19:40

List of public comments on FDA deeming rule by UCSF faculty and fellows (and others) with links to the comments

Several people have asked me to collect all the public comments that we have submitted to the FDA on the deeming rule. They are listed here, as well as comments from elsewhere that have been sent to me for posting.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 5, 2014 19:39

Philip Morris Asia Challenge under Australia – Hong Kong Bilateral Investment Treaty

Philip Morris Asia (PMA) has challenged Australia's plain packaging legislation under the 1993 Agreement between the Government of Australia and the Government of Hong Kong for the Promotion and Protection of Investments (Treaty)….PMA has made a number of
McCabe Centre for Law and Cancer (au)
added Jul 5, 2014 19:24

Plain Packaging in the UK: Second Consultation

On 26 June 2014 the UK Government published the next Consultation ... Before reaching a decision on whether to introduce standardised packaging of tobacco products, the Government is holding this final, short consultation, which will run for six weeks un (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Jul 5, 2014 19:19

[UK-Scotland] The astroturf is greener on the other side

An Edinburgh-based public relations company (Halogen Communications) in the pay of Philip Morris International (PMI) has convinced local newsagents to criticise public health initiatives and make the alarming claim that they will “kill” small businesses
Tobacco Unpacked (ASH Scotland) (uk)
added Jul 5, 2014 19:17

[UK] Electronic cigarettes and history

A key outcome of these decades of failed attempts at harm reduction was a growing and emphatic hostility from public health interests to taking them further. The previous desire for cooperation with industry was replaced by an implacable hostility. This
The Lancet (uk)
added Jul 5, 2014 19:15

Product retrieval time in small tobacco retail outlets before and after the Australian plain packaging policy: real-world study

Retailers quickly gained experience with the new plain packaging legislation, evidenced by retrieval time having returned to the baseline range by the second week of implementation and remaining so several months later. The long retrieval times predicted
Tobacco Control
added Jul 5, 2014 19:11
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[Australia] Tobacco companies’ $2.2b payday

While on the surface prospects looked grim for the industry because the number of smokers is falling sharply, tobacco companies have increased their net revenue by $1.2 billion since 2008.
Australian Financial Review (au)
added Jul 5, 2014 19:09
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