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Nicotine metabolite ratio predicts smoking topography: The Pennsylvania Adult Smoking Study

Highlights • Faster nicotine metabolism is associated with greater total daily (TD) puffs. • Smokers with normal versus slower nicotine metabolism smoke more cigarettes per day. • Smokers with normal vs. slower nicotine metabolism have higher dependence
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Aug 5, 2018 02:07
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[New Jersey, Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: 'Stop using the world as your cigarette-butt can' [editorial]

it seems some people seem to think cigarette butts are in some special category that makes it acceptable to drop them on city streets, suburban sidewalks, parks, beaches, anywhere people stroll. It’s not acceptable. And yet people who never would hurl a
Lancaster Online (Lancaster Newspapers)
added Jul 26, 2018 12:30
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[New York, Pennsylvania] Tobacco 'Sin' Tax Unreliable, Study Finds

The research found that with tobacco, the funds levied for state budgets ultimately diminishes as people buy or use less of the targeted products. Similarly, state revenue growth from taxes on alcohol and gambling is unlikely to be sustained due to how t
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Jul 26, 2018 12:04
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[Pennsylvania] LETTER: Cigarette smokers are trashing scenic bayfront: Letters to the editor

I often think when we go down to the bayfront that if the city would invest in some smoker poles, maybe we wouldn’t have as many cigarette butts littering the area. But then I think that maybe if the smokers were responsible and respectful of our beautif
Erie (PA) Times-News
added Jul 25, 2018 22:57
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: We're smoking mad that Harrisburg won't let Philly govern

Recently, City Council introduced legislation to ban fruit- and candy-flavored cigars and cigarillos – products that appeal to children.... Harrisburg shot them down...Altria – the parent company of Phillip Morris, and the maker of Black & Mild, the popu
Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Jul 11, 2018 21:31
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[Pennsylvania] Philly effort to ban flavored tobacco dies with state budget

Republican lawmakers included an amendment in the state budget that awarded the state preemptive power over the sale of all tobacco products. ...City Council's efforts to ban flavored tobacco – products that include flavored cigars and cigarillos – can m
PhillyVoice.com
added Jul 9, 2018 16:03
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[Pennsylvania] Court: E-Cigarettes—but Not Separate Components—Can Be Taxed as Tobacco Products

Law.com
added Jun 28, 2018 21:41
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[Pennsylvania] E-Cigs, Liquids Subject To Tobacco Tax, Pa. Court Rules ($$)

e-cigarettes and e-liquids are subject to the state Tobacco Products Tax Act’s 40 percent tax on tobacco products, regardless of whether the liquids have nicotine derived from tobacco....taxing e-liquid that contains nicotine and their smoking devices is
Law360
added Jun 23, 2018 13:50
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[Pennsylvania] AG Shapiro: Settlement reached with tobacco companies over disputed payments

resolving 20 years of disputes and future disputes relating to the 1998 Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement. Under the settlement, Pennsylvania will receive nearly $357 million in tobacco settlement money during fiscal year 2018 – 2019 on top of the $350
WPMT FOX43 (York, PA)
added Jun 22, 2018 20:33
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[Pennsylvania] American Lung Association: PA Can Do Better, 10 Years After Smoking Ban

more work should be done to improve air quality. Over 2,300 venues in the state remain exempt from the Clean Indoor Air Act, leaving many hospitality workers exposed to harmful carcinogens.
WESA 90.5 (Pittsburgh, PA)
added Jun 16, 2018 11:35
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