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22nd Century is a plant biotechnology company that genetically engineers and breeds tobacco and cannabis plants to make them more valuable. Its primary work includes low-nicotine tobacco plants and hemp plants that can be used in soil remediation, but it
Jan 9, 2018 Motley Fool
added Jan 10, 2018 23:55
“The model for this is still tobacco,” said David Kessler, who led the Food and Drug Administration from 1990 to 1997 and pushed hard for the FDA to regulate cigarettes. “Those who sell or distribute these highly addictive products need to have systems i
Jan 9, 2018 The Daily Beast
added Jan 9, 2018 22:49
the nationwide campaign to legalize marijuana has major concerns for many health-related organizations. ... The American Lung Association points out that marijuana smoke contains many of the same toxins and carcinogens as tobacco smoke
Jan 9, 2018 Lake Charles (LA) American Press
added Jan 9, 2018 22:45
while the university may be right for banning smoking and tobacco products, as second-hand smoke kills 50,000 non-smokers every year, these strict policies shouldn’t fully affect the school’s future marijuana policies.
Jan 8, 2018 The UCSD Guardian
added Jan 9, 2018 03:03
Cannabis also does not have carcinogenic factors or cause deaths to first- or second-hand smokers...Apartments should draft policies in compliance with the law and make smoking pot in your apartment alright now that legalization has taken effect.
Jan 5, 2018 Tri-City (WA) Herald
added Jan 8, 2018 15:42
MOSTLY TRUE / WHAT'S TRUE It's possible to get high from secondhand smoke. WHAT'S FALSE It has to happen under a specific set of circumstances (little to no ventilation, for example.)
Jan 5, 2018 Snopes.com
added Jan 8, 2018 15:40
Tobacco companies pioneered these tactics decades ago, funding biased research that downplayed the risks of smoking, including studies published in the 1990s that dismissed fears of second-hand smoke. Fossil fuel companies have also played this game, fund
Jan 5, 2018 Inside Philanthropy
added Jan 5, 2018 21:22
Women who breathe polluted air during the month right before or after they get pregnant may be more likely to have babies with birth defects, a U.S. recent study suggests.
Jan 3, 2018 Reuters
added Jan 4, 2018 07:31
who supported the legalization of marijuana, a mind-altering substance known to be addictive? The same lawmakers who have declared tobacco and cigarettes deadly and supported a tax increase on cigarettes to stop smoking on that same November 2016 ballot.
Jan 3, 2018 Canada Free Press (ca)
added Jan 3, 2018 14:09
Californians voted for recreational use of the drug by a 57 to 43 percent margin in a November 2016 ballot initiative. The law prohibits smoking in public, although such bans are already commonplace in California cities.
Jan 2, 2018 New York Times
added Jan 2, 2018 03:03