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Sweden extends smoking ban with bid to become smoke free by 2025

Sweden is banning outdoor smoking in most public places, including playgrounds, outdoor restaurants and train station platforms.  The Riksdagen voted yesterday to extend the smoking ban, which currently applies to bars and restaurants, from July next yea
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Dec 13, 2018 13:13

[New York] Erie County bans smoking with kids in car, smoking near NFTA bus shelters

Erie County legislators voted late Thursday to prohibit adults from smoking with anyone under the age of 18 in the car.It is a three part law that includes a ban on smoking near NFTA bus shelters and the sale of tobacco products at pharmacies.Those caugh
WKBW-TV Channel 7 (Buffalo, NY)
added Dec 12, 2018 13:25

[Asia, Singapore] Orchard Road to be smoke-free zone from January 2019

The National Environment Agency (NEA) said in a media release on Wednesday (Nov 28) that the Orchard Road precinct will be designated a No Smoking Zone from Jan 1, 2019. NEA added that smoking will only be allowed at Designated Smoking Areas (DSAs) whil
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Nov 28, 2018 22:11
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[UK] You may be able to vape in your workplace if new Parliamentary group is given support

The group called The All-Party Parliamentary Group for Vaping (APPGV) is calling for companies and businesses to provide proper indoor vaping areas and policies. They believe 'reasonable vaping etiquette' should be created and all outside areas should
Nottingham Post (uk)
added Nov 27, 2018 21:42

[Florida] International students question tobacco-free policy following email reminder

An email was sent out by the Office of International Services on Nov. 13 as a reminder reinforcing the policy to all international students... “USF is a smoke-free, tobacco-free, and vapor-free campus,” Taylor wrote in the email. “Students who are caught
The Oracle (University of South Florida)
added Nov 26, 2018 05:08
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[Switzerland] Swiss train stations to implement new anti-smoking rules

Following a test phase, Swiss train stations will proceed with a plan to restrict smoking to a maximum of two designated smoking zones per platform starting on June 1 next year, the Swiss Association of Public Transport (UTP) announced on Friday.
swissinfo (Swiss Radio International) (ch)
added Nov 25, 2018 20:46

[Asia, Thailand] PARPART: Smoked out? Not yet

We all have to live with each other even though we do not think or act the same. Everyone has a choice, so even smokers should be free to decide what they want to do with their lives. We're not asking for much -- just a place to kill ourselves convenientl
Bangkok Post (th)
added Nov 20, 2018 20:06
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[UK] Welsh city and town centre smoking ban proposed by Mark Drakeford

The Welsh Labour leadership candidate has included the plan in his manifesto for the contest. Mr Drakeford, considered to be the favourite to win the election, also wants to ban smoking in the outdoor areas of cafes and restaurants. Currently smoking i
BBC Online
added Nov 12, 2018 22:05

[Canada] Signs found on campus demand cigarette smokers stick to “shame benches”

“No smoking here,” the stickers read. “Go to the shame bench where you belong.” There are 14 designated benches for cigarette smokers on campus, in addition to two new ones for cannabis smokers. These benches are the only places on campus where UVic’s o
The Martlet (University of Victoria) (ca)
added Oct 24, 2018 02:35

[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] LETTER: No rationale for designating smoking corners

smokers are also puffing away on badminton courts and swimming pool areas. It is ironic that smokers indulge in their habit in such places without any consideration for others. And when this was highlighted, the caretakers of such places turned a deaf ear
The Star (my)
added Oct 23, 2018 17:24
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