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[Netherlands] Fewer Dutch graduates smoke but the tobacco industry is thriving Health

new figures on Wednesday which show that the government’s efforts to discourage smoking have had more of an impact on people with university and college degrees than on the low-skilled. The number of graduates who smoke has gone down from 34% in 1989 to 1 (nl)
added Jun 6, 2017 19:19

[Netherlands] Doctors and physiotherapists join Dutch law suit against big tobacco

The NTvG represents some 250 doctors while nearly 2,000 physiotherapists are members of the ClaudicationNet foundation, the Volkskrant said on Friday. ‘We doctors want to take on the tobacco industry together with patients,’ Dink Legemate, a chief surgeon (nl)
added May 12, 2017 23:56

Construct and predictive validity of three measures of intention to quit smoking: Findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Netherlands Survey

An assessment of the Stages of Change, the Motivation To Stop Scale (MTSS) and a Likert scale showed comparable predictive and construct validity as measures for intention to quit smoking. All three instruments can be used in future research; however, u
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 5, 2017 16:39

[Netherlands] Eight arrested as police bust illegal cigarette factory in Brabant

Police and finance ministry inspectors have closed down an illegal cigarette factory in the Brabant town of Oirschot and arrested eight people working on the production line. (nl)
added Mar 2, 2017 18:30


A Dutch association of doctors NTvG is financially supporting a criminal case filed by some 1,300 smokers and ex smokers against the tobacco industry, the Volkskrant reports. The association, which has about 250 doctors as members, will invest hundreds o
NL Times (nl)
added Jan 12, 2017 19:10

Buying electronic cigarette turns age 18 in the Netherlands – Norwalk Technology Time

Electronic cigarettes and water pipes will be banned in the Netherlands for children under 18 from next year, the government said, after finding that the devices were more damaging to health than expected. Dutch ban vaping for under 18s, say more harmfu
Albany Daily Star (California Turkish Times)
added Aug 1, 2016 00:54

[Netherlands, California] Fontem Ventures B.V. and VMR Products, LLC, Announce Settlement Agreement In Relation to E-Vapour Technology Patents

Fontem Ventures, owner of market leading e-cigarette brand blu, and VMR Products, LLC, a U.S. based distributor and retailer of vaporizers and e-liquids, today announced they have reached a settlement agreement that resolves ongoing litigation in the USA
PR Newswire
added Apr 6, 2016 19:00

[Netherlands] MPs vote to ban smoking on school grounds by 2020

The lower house of Dutch parliament on Tuesday approved a proposal to ban smoking on all school grounds by 2020, the Volkskrant reports. “Because of see smoking, do smoking, I am delighted that we will soon no longer see any cigarettes around schools”,
NL Times (nl)
added Feb 3, 2016 22:37

Pensionfund DSM Netherlands Has $6,901,000 Stake in Philip Morris International Inc. (PM)

Pensionfund DSM Netherlands reduced its stake in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) by 13.3% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 78,500 shares of the company’s stoc
added Jan 9, 2016 18:25

[Netherlands] Google Street Loo: Dutch woman is caught urinating against a wall while smoking a cigarette by Street View camera

Wearing a pair of blue jeans, a black t-shirt and some dark sunglasses the woman nonchalantly balances holding her cigarette while she avoids splashing any urine on her trousers.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 4, 2015 15:07
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