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[Netherlands] A quarter of pubs flouting the smoking ban

During the first four months of the year inspectors drew up 500 reports in connection with pubs and restaurants that were not observing the smoking ban. The ban is being observed by 77 percent of establishments in the Belgian hospitality industry. (nl)
added Jul 11, 2014 12:37

Effectiveness of a national reimbursement policy and accompanying media attention on use of cessation treatment and on smoking cessation: a real-world study in the Netherlands

It seems that a national reimbursement policy for smoking cessation treatment that is accompanied by media attention can increase cessation. Our findings suggest that this increase can (partly) be ascribed to the media attention that accompanied the polic
Tobacco Control
added May 19, 2014 12:10

[Netherlands] Smoking slowly dying off in Dutch bars

Preliminary figures from the Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) released by the Dutch government show that in the first months of 2014, 75 per cent of cafés and bars were smoke free. That is an increase of 10 per cent from the autum
IamExpat (nl)
added May 15, 2014 12:54

[Netherlands] E-cigarette use triples; smoking down

For the rise in e-cigarettes, the Trimbos-institute has no answer, but a good guess would be the fact that the e-cigarette is marketed as less harmful than normal cigarettes. The e-cigarettes could also be used as an aid to quit smoking entirely. Most s
NL Times (nl)
added Apr 1, 2014 16:17

[Europe, Netherlands] Tobacco lobbyist was head of EU ethics committee

Michel Petite, head ot the European Union’s ethics committee tasked with the monitoring of the influence of lobbyists, resigned on December 18, because “his position had become untenable” due to a conflict of interest, notes De Standaard. (nl)
added Dec 20, 2013 17:00

[Netherlands, UK] Cigarette Smoking 'Could Make You Psychotic'

Experts at the Institute of Psychiatry in London are publishing research suggesting that smoking cigarettes may be a contributory cause of schizophrenia (a psychotic disorder). This startling finding includes a just published study, plus research to be pu
Huffington Post (blog)
added Nov 16, 2013 02:31

[Netherlands] Small cafes must be smoke free, says appeal court

The appeal court in The Hague ruled on Tuesday that smoking must be banned in all cafes, with no exception for small cafes run by the owner. The smoking ban was introduced in 2008 and included all cafes, but in 2011 an exception was introduc (nl)
added Mar 28, 2013 10:38

The Netherlands may increase legal age to buy cigarettes to 18

The legal age for buying cigarettes in the Netherlands is ‘very likely’ to be increased to 18, the Telegraaf reports on Wednesday. (nl)
added Nov 22, 2012 12:38

[Netherlands] Dutch dentists, doctors throw weight behind big tobacco court case

Dutch family doctors’ associations and the national dentists association have thrown their weight behind the anti-smoking law suit which aims to prove the big tobacco companies deliberately conspired to make people addicts. The health professionals’ organ (nl)
added Feb 14, 2018 17:05

[Netherlands] PHILIP MORRIS v AUSTRALIA: Final Award Regarding Costs (PDF)

this claim has not been objected to by the Claimant. Indeed, the jurisprudence relied on by the Respondent in this context affirms that such a claim can be raised, and the Tribunal sees no reason to depart from this approach. 107. Moreover, the Tribuna
Permanent Court of Arbitration (nl)
added Jul 10, 2017 15:21
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