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[Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands] Smokefree Innotec Names Belgian Group for Packaging Design

Business Wire
added May 18, 2009 00:00
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[Netherlands] To the Public Prosecutor the Honourable E. Visser

I hereby report a series of crimes committed by the four biggest tobacco manufacturers.... for attempted murder, alternatively attempted manslaughter and/or attempted severe and premeditated physical abuse and/or attempted deliberate and premeditated inju
Stichting Rookpreventie Jeugd [Youth Smoking Prevention) (nl)
added Nov 3, 2017 18:10
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[Netherlands] Can crows be trained to collect cigarette butts?

could we employ these brainy birds to help keep our streets clean? That's the idea behind a project from Dutch startup Crowded Cities, which is looking to train crows to scoop up the butts in exchange for treats.
New Atlas
added Oct 13, 2017 01:23
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[Finland, Iceland, Netherlands, USA] Researchers identify gene that influences nicotine dependence

A DNA variant—located in the DNMT3B gene and commonly found in people of European and African descent—increases the likelihood of developing nicotine dependence, smoking heavily, and developing lung cancer, according to a new study led by RTI Internationa
PR Newswire
added Oct 10, 2017 15:57
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[Netherlands] Tobacco remains a good investment, say Dutch pension funds

More than 50% of Dutch institutional investors continue to invest in tobacco, according to a report published by Trouw on Tuesday. ‘Many investors say that smoking is legal and therefore they see no reason to change their policy,’ said researcher Hester
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Mar 15, 2017 22:09
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[Netherlands] Dutch court stubs out plan to stop smokers' corner in cafes

court Wednesday threw out a case brought by anti-cigarette campaigners seeking to force the government to close down public spaces reserved for smokers in some cafes and bars. Clean Air Netherlands "lost its case against the state," said the group, who f
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Sep 15, 2016 18:08
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[Netherlands] van DAM/de KANTER: Health warning: the government’s smoking policy kills

if we want to protect society, and children in particular, from the dangers of tobacco? Simply vote for the party which at the very least includes a commitment to increase tax on tobacco and limit its sale to designated outlets in its manifesto. Read mor
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added May 31, 2016 20:52
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[Netherlands, UK] Immingham Docks: Millions of smuggled cigarettes seized

Almost nine million cigarettes hidden inside packages labelled as containing wooden flooring have been seized at a port on the River Humber. Border Force officers searched a trailer at Immingham Docks which had arrived from the Netherlands on Thursday nig
BBC Online
added May 1, 2016 20:40
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[Netherlands] Smoking costs Dutch society up to €43bn a year: report

SEO looked at three scenarios and compared them to a society in which no one smokes. It found that smokers and ex-smokers add considerably to the costs of society, die sooner, are less productive at work and have a lower quality of life. For every smoking
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Feb 15, 2016 20:28
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[Netherlands] Total ban on smoking in bars will be delayed again

The total ban on smoking in cafes, bars and clubs will come into effect on January 1, 2015, not in October this year, sources have told broadcaster RTL news.
Expatica.com (nl)
added Sep 8, 2014 16:36
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