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[Netherlands] 'Tobacco spies' will enforce new law on smoking age

A team of 45 young 'tobacco spies' will be employed to check tobacconists and supermarkets are enforcing the new legal age limit on smoking, junior health minister Martin van Rijn told parliament in a briefing on Wednesday.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jun 27, 2013 11:30
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[Netherlands] Minister confirms 18 age limit for buying tobacco products

Junior health minister Martin van Rijn confirmed on Friday he plans to introduce legislation to increase the legal age to buy tobacco from 16 to 18.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Nov 23, 2012 11:10
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[Netherlands] Groningen strives to become first Dutch cigarette smoke free city

The project, partly developed by addiction specialist Robert van de Graaf, aims to end smoking in more places throughout the city, including hospitals, playgrounds and schools. ‘Second hand smoke is dangerous but so is seeing people smoke,’ Van der Graaf
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jul 24, 2017 09:21
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[Netherlands] What a Tobacco Company's Office Party Would Feel Like If Everyone There Were Totally Honest Cheers to the addicts!

Stivoro, the country's Foundation for Smoking and Health...worked with Wefilm, last seen on Heineken's HR campaign, to produce "A Deadly Serious Matter." In this odd fable, we get to see a tobacco company from the inside, talking openly about the ugly rea
Ad Week
added Jan 24, 2017 00:07
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[Netherlands] Court rules cafes and bars can set up smoking rooms

Cafes and bars can continue to set up special smoking rooms where customers can light up, judges in The Hague said on Wednesday. Anti-smoking lobby group Clean Air Nederland had gone to court in an effort to have all smoking rooms abolished. It argues tha
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Sep 15, 2016 18:09
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[Netherlands] Lobby group welcomes ban on tobacco lobbyists

The doors to the Dutch government have been closed against the tobacco industry and its lobbyists, according to an anti-tobacco lobby group, the Framework Convention Alliance. In a note posted on its website, the alliance said that while a court in the
Tobacco Reporter
added Nov 23, 2015 14:30
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[Netherlands] VVD MP says anti-smoking group should lose tax-free status

Ziengs wants the government to end the tax-free status of anti-smoking charity Clean Air Nederland...is angry that the organisation wants to stop people smoking in their own gardens if it causes a nuisance to others.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Oct 5, 2015 14:10
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[Turkey] How do immigrants adapt their smoking behaviour?: comparative analysis among Turkish immigrants in Germany and the Netherlands

Turkish immigrants adapt their smoking behaviour towards that of the Dutch/German majority population with increasing duration of stay. This was particularly obvious among those who left Turkey before the age of 18 years - a group that needs tailored inte
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Aug 14, 2014 02:36
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[Netherlands] Smoking to be banned in all cafes and bars as MPs vote for change

the amendment, which was passed by 76 votes to 70. The new law still has to be voted on by the senate, but is likely to pass there as well. The ban, brought in six years ago, is widely flouted in bigger bars, cafes and nightclubs as well.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jul 2, 2014 12:04
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[Netherlands, UK] World's first e-joint takes the electronic cigarette to a new high

The world's first electronic spliff is being rolled out across Europe. Produced in the Netherlands, it allows users to fill the stick with their own cannabis liquid or dry herbs. It is being produced by E-Njoint BV, which already makes 10,000 fruit-flav
The Mirror (uk)
added Jun 24, 2014 12:49
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