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Agio, British American Tobacco et alia v. The State of The Netherlands

| Dutch Case Law
Kernkamp Advocaten (nl)
added Dec 4, 2011 00:00

[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

[Netherlands] Dutch bank bans loans to tobacco industry on health grounds

The Netherlands’ third-largest bank ABN Amro said Wednesday that it is ratcheting up its battle against smoking and will no longer extend credit to clients in the tobacco industry. The Amsterdam-based bank’s decision came as it announced a new partnersh
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 7, 2017 01:45

[Netherlands] Tobacco control policies and perinatal health: a national quasi-experimental study [FREE FULL TEXT]

A reduction in SGA births, but not preterm birth or perinatal mortality, was observed in the Netherlands after extension of the smoke-free workplace law to bars and restaurants in conjunction with a tax increase and mass media campaign.
Scientific Reports
added Apr 25, 2016 22:01

[Europe, Netherlands] Hip to be square: Dutch teenagers smoke, drink, and have less sex

The study surveyed 11, 13, and 15 year olds, and found that not only do Dutch children smoke, drink, and have less sex than most of their European peers, but they have even cut back since the last survey in 2009. (nl)
added Mar 15, 2016 22:05

[Netherlands] Minister plans to ensure smoking is banned in all school playgrounds

‘Schools have an important job to do in this. Many people smoked their first cigarette at school.’ Van Rijn has commissioned public health experts to carry out more research on the smoking patterns among 16 to 18-year-olds. The sale of tobacco to the und (nl)
added Apr 25, 2015 21:16

[Netherlands, Switzerland] Philip Morris International Inc. (“PMI”) Hosts Investor Day

Revises 2014 Full-Year Reported Diluted EPS Forecast for Estimated Restructuring Costs in the Netherlands;
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Jun 28, 2014 09:06

[Netherlands] Dutch sound alarm about possible risks of e-cigarettes

Dutch Health Ministry sounded an early warning on Thursday about the possible health risks of electronic cigarettes, announcing plans to clamp down on labeling ahead of European regulations. The move followed an analysis of existing scientific research b
added Nov 29, 2013 20:36

[Netherlands] Smoking ban bill goes to advisory body

The changes in the tobacco law will see the smoking ban in bars and cafes reinstated across the entire hospitality industry, including in small establishments run by their owners. (nl)
added Jul 17, 2013 15:16

[Netherlands] Increase checks on shops as well as age to buy cigarettes: experts

according to anti-tobacco organisation Stichting Rookpreventie Jeugd. ... the government's inspectors are so busy trying to monitor smoking in cafes and bars that the number of age checks in supermarkets and shops has plunged. (nl)
added May 27, 2013 11:38
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