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[Europe, Netherlands] The devil is in the detail: tobacco industry political influence in the Dutch implementation of the 2001 EU Tobacco Products Directive

The findings highlight the policy risks associated with corporate actors’ ability to use interactions over technical product specifications to influence the implementation of health policy and illustrate the difficulties in limiting industry interference
Tobacco Control
added Sep 9, 2015 10:17
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[Netherlands] Survey: Majority want cigarettes hidden in stores

The majority of Dutch citizens – 57 percent – want cigarettes to not be visible in stores, according to a survey by TNS NIPO. Store owners are already required to keep tobacco out of sight in Canada, Ireland and England. The Dutch cancer society KWF has
NL Times (nl)
added Jun 22, 2015 21:41
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[Netherlands] Dutch government in court for violating international tobacco treaty ($$)

Public health campaigners in the Netherlands are taking the Dutch state to court in an attempt to force it to end what they say is the excessive influence of the tobacco industry on the government’s antismoking policies. According to the Dutch Youth Smo
British Medical Journal
added May 28, 2015 08:30
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[Europe, Netherlands] Dutch government in court for violating international tobacco treaty

campaigners in the Netherlands are taking the Dutch state to court...According to the Dutch Youth Smoking Prevention Foundation, the government is systematically breaching the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC),3 to
British Medical Journal
added May 21, 2015 10:11
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[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
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Apr 25, 2015 21:16
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[Netherlands] Packaging digital culture to young smokers [FREE FULL TEXT]

One ramification of the link with digital culture is that packs now provide consumers with new ways to engage with tobacco companies.... The utilisation of key touchstones of digital culture may also imply that these cigarettes are meant for those who ar
Tobacco Control
added Apr 21, 2015 23:15
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[Netherlands] Smoking ban fines jump 14 percent nationwide

Business owners in the hospitality industry received 1,578 fines from the Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) last year for failing to comply with the national smoking ban. The number of fines increased by 191 from the previous year,
NL Times (nl)
added Apr 18, 2015 18:31
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Netherlands customs seizes £75,000 of illegal tobacco

The biggest seizure was from a shop which had a purpose-built, hidden hole in the wall of the basement storage room, which would not have been found without a specially trained Springer Spaniel’s sense of smell.
Customs Today (pk)
added Apr 13, 2015 11:29
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[Netherlands] Pot-flavored e-cigarette makes its big debut

Dutch company E-njoint has launched an “e-joint” that tastes like marijuana, but “contains no THC, CBD, nicotine, tar or toxins”. The e-cig peddler promises the device is completely legal, and “still gives smokers a high-like feeling.”
San Francisco Chronicle blogs
added Apr 7, 2015 16:35
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[Netherlands] Dutch to introduce 18+ age limit for electronic cigarettes

Junior health minister Martin van Rijn is slapping a minimum age of 18 on electronic cigarettes in an effort to stop youngsters smoking, he told parliament on Monday. The new rules will apply to e-cigarettes with and without nicotine and will bring the sm
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Mar 24, 2015 02:56
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