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E-cigarettes included in new Michigan State campus-wide ban of tobacco use

Use of any tobacco product — including e-cigarettes and other vaporizers — will be banned on Michigan State's campus starting in August 2016 after a vote Wednesday. Michigan State trustees voted unanimously to ban smoking and use of all tobacco on the un
Michigan Live
added Jun 21, 2015 16:36
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[Czech Republic] Poll: More Czechs in favour of smoking restrictions

An increasing number of Czechs are against smoking in restaurants, cafes and nightclubs, according to a poll conducted by the Faculty of Social Sciences of Charles University and the Ipsos agency and released Tuesday. As against 2012, the number rose by
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added May 20, 2015 06:07
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Miami International Airport Opens Smoking Lounge

Miami International Airport has joined the waning lot of U.S. airports that still provide designated smoking areas for its patrons. In March, the airport's TGI Fridays expanded its restaurant to include a glass-encased smoking area in the atrium across t
Cigar Aficionado
added May 14, 2015 00:14
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Portugal amends laws on alcohol sale and indoor smoking

The new law on smoking bans electronic cigarettes containing nicotine and smoking in areas with service in all types of restaurants, cafes and bars, including in concert venues and cinemas, casinos, bingo halls, games rooms and other places that host non-
SpyGhana.com (gh)
added Apr 25, 2015 13:05
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Cigarette makers ask for impact study on Romania’s planned smoking ban

The chain effect of banning smoking can lead to the loss of 20,000 jobs and can halve the turnover for about 50% of the units that sell cigarettes, cigarette producers said. They also claim that the decrease in cigarette sales can lead to a drop in sal
Romania Insider (ro)
added Apr 20, 2015 14:26
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[Europe] Austria and Romania among those with laxest smoking rules

Smokers craving for an after meal cigarette at a restaurant may want to head to Austria, Czech Republic, Greece, Romania or Slovakia where bans either do not exist or are not enforced. The findings, published on Tuesday (14 April) by the Brussels-based
EUobserver.com
added Apr 14, 2015 15:05
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Russian smokers down 17% since 2013

On the 2-year anniversary of Russia's historic tobacco control law, the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation reported encouraging prevalence numbers. The number of smokers in Russia has fallen by about 17% since the adoption of tobacco control le
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Mar 9, 2015 10:31
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[Europe, UK] Changes to tobacco regulations 2015/16 (PDF)

This document has been produced to provide local authorities with a summary of what these new regulations will, or are likely to, cover, when they are likely to be introduced, who will be responsible for enforcement, and what the penalty will be for non-
ASH London (uk)
added Feb 26, 2015 09:30
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[Canada, USA, New York] No smoking in the movies

Nasty weather conditions had no effect on this group of proud Canadians as they prepared to head onto the Rainbow Bridge in Niagara Falls... The idea was to have more than 150 youth from Ontario and New York State meet in the middle of the bridge and for
Niagara Falls (ON) Review (ca)
added Feb 22, 2015 12:39
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[Canada] A Decade of Progress Toward A Smoke-Free Ontario: Helping Ontarians Lead Healthier, More Active Lives

This week is National Non-Smoking Week, and today is Weedless Wednesday. To mark the occasion, Ontario is recognizing the top 10 achievements of its Smoke-Free Ontario Strategy:
Ontario, Canada (ca)
added Jan 25, 2015 01:07
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