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[Pennsylvania] Ridley OKs smoking ban in township parks and fields

With the approval of Ordinance No.2029 by the commissioners at their March meeting, township parks and athletic fields will now be tobacco free. “Tobacco-free parks provide children with a clean and healthy place to play, as discarded tobacco waste makes
Delaware County (PA) Daily Times
added Mar 30, 2017 16:17
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[Pennsylvania] Research measures potentially damaging free radicals in cigarette smoke

Richie and colleagues wanted to find a reliable way to measure free radicals in cigarette smoke. The researchers developed a standardized protocol for measuring free radicals in smoke first by using a control cigarette and a technique called electron par
Penn State University
added Apr 1, 2017 18:43
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[Pennsylvania] Butt out at the beach: Beltzville, others join list of state parks banning smokes on the water

The beach at Carbon County’s Beltzville State Park will be a no-smoking zone as of Memorial Day weekend. The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources has been instituting smoking restrictions since 2013. Beltzville and several other state parks j
Allentown (PA) Morning Call
added Mar 27, 2017 04:33
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Pennsylvania State Parks Going Smoke-Free at Beaches

Pennsylvania Ag Connection
added Mar 22, 2017 16:52
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[Pennsylvania] Beaches at Pymatuning, Chapman go smoke-free

Smoking is no longer allowed on at the Jamestown campground and Linesville beaches at Pymatuning State Park as the state expands a pilot program in place at several parks.
Erie (PA) Times-News
added Mar 22, 2017 16:52
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New Season Bringing More 'Smoke-Free Beaches' To Pennsylvania State Parks

Visitors to state parks this upcoming summer season will find more swimming beaches designated as "smoke free" at the 121 state parks across the state, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn announced today.
PR Newswire
added Mar 22, 2017 16:53
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[Pennsylvania] 10 Philadelphia Area Billionaires on Forbes’ 2017 “Richest” List

John Middleton sold his family’s storied tobacco business to Philip Morris-parent Altria for $2.9 billion in 2007...He sits on the board of trustees at Amherst, his alma mater
Philadelphia Magazine
added Mar 22, 2017 16:52
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New Season Bringing More 'Smoke-Free Beaches' To Pennsylvania State Parks

Visitors to state parks this upcoming summer season will find more swimming beaches designated as "smoke free" at the 121 state parks across the state, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn announced today.
PR Newswire
added Mar 22, 2017 16:52
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[Pennsylvania] SHIFFMAN: Up in smoke

Last week, Allegheny County Council voted to ban the use of e-cigarettes in public places such as restaurants, stadiums and schools. The ban is unfortunate and ill-advised. The rule treats vaping just like smoking and sends the message that vaping is jus
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Mar 17, 2017 07:34
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[Pennsylvania] Allegheny County votes to ban vapes in indoor public spaces

Allegheny County Council voted 8-5 on March 7 to ban the use of electronic cigarettes and vaporizers in indoor public places where smoking is forbidden. However, Duquesne’s campus had already acted ahead of the county. E-cigarettes have long been banned
Duquesne Duke
added Mar 16, 2017 13:41
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