Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Netherlands 587 headlines found

6 Views

[Netherlands] Love conquers all but nicotine

This column uses Dutch data to examine whether spousal peer effects exist for smoking cessation decisions. After controlling for the fact that couples are more likely to be similar to begin with, no evidence is found of one partner’s decision to quit affe
VoxEU.org (Centre for Economic Policy Research) (uk)
added Oct 17, 2015 13:11
6 Views

[Caribbean, Netherlands, California] Is second-hand marijuana smoke an emerging problem?

I have encountered vaping in buildings, and even elevators, here and abroad. California is inconsistent in assessing air quality risks. Businesses must post warnings under Proposition 65 if carcinogens are present in minute quantities. Yet a cloud of m
Fairfield (CA) Daily Republic
added Sep 12, 2015 14:27
6 Views

[Netherlands] Small bars to lose smoking exemption

Bars and restaurants will all have to comply with the smoking ban after Parliament voted with a majority of 76 against 70. This means that small bars who have been able to hold out up to now, will also be removing ashtrays from tables.
NL Times (nl)
added Jul 3, 2014 04:27
6 Views

[Netherlands] Amsterdam Has a Deal for Alcoholics - Work Paid in Beer

In addition to beer — the brand varies depending on which brewery offers the best price — each member of the cleaning team gets half a packet of rolling tobacco, free lunch and 10 euros a day, or about $13.55.
New York Times
added Dec 4, 2013 23:18
6 Views

[Netherlands] Amsterdam pays alcoholics in beer to clean streets

For a day's work, they receive 10 euros (around $13 U.S.), a half-packet of rolling tobacco and five cans of beer — two to start the day, two at lunch and one for after work.
USA Today
added Nov 20, 2013 15:17
6 Views

[Netherlands] Flemish youngsters smoking and drinking less

Studies show that over the past five years young Flemings have been drinking less alcohol and smoking less tobacco and cannabis.
Expatica.com (nl)
added Mar 5, 2013 12:58
6 Views

[Netherlands] Doctors' pension fund increases investment in tobacco

The Dutch family doctors’ pension fund has increased its investment in British American Tobacco despite protests about the shareholding earlier this year, the Financieele Dagblad reports on Tuesday.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Sep 4, 2012 18:05
6 Views

[Netherlands] Half of cafes still allow smoking

Nearly half of Dutch cafes and bars still allow customers to smoke on their premises, according to figures released on Tuesday by the food safety authority NVWA.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jun 20, 2012 15:49
5 Views

[Netherlands] Amsterdam backs anti-smoking court case, aims for smoke-free city

Amsterdam city council has thrown its weight behind the anti-smoking law suit which aims to prove the big tobacco companies deliberately conspired to make people addicts. ‘We have been trying to achieve a smoke free Amsterdam for years and supporting this
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Feb 8, 2018 18:20
5 Views

[Netherlands] ADDICTION TREATMENT PROVIDERS JOIN DUTCH HOSPITALS' LAWSUIT AGAINST TOBACCO INDUSTRY

The Dutch Network for Addiction Care, an umbrella organization for various organizations dealing with addiction, is joining a major lawsuit against the tobacco industry. "The cigarette is a criminal product and all 'dealers' must be dealt with. This prod
NL Times (nl)
added Feb 6, 2018 18:24
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines