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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] WHO Targeting Businesses To Support 'Revolution Smoke-Free'

Across the Western Pacific Region, WHO invites all businesses to join a new campaign, “Revolution Smoke-Free”, and establish smoke-free workplaces in which everyone is free from tobacco smoke in their workplaces and beyond. “A smoke-free workplace is n
Malaysian Digest (my)
added Jul 18, 2018 00:47
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[UK] Smokers urged to stop lighting up on Royal Blackburn Hospital site

SMOKERS have been urged to stop ‘inappropriately’ smoking on a hospital site where it is banned. East Lancashire Hospitals Trust (ELHT) operates a blanket ban on e-cigarettes and tobacco at any of its sites, which include Royal Blackburn and Burnley Gen
This is Lancashire (uk)
added Jul 17, 2018 22:54
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[Mississippi] Southern Miss is supposed to be tobacco-free. Why then are students still smoking?

"It's peer enforced. If somebody tells you to stop smoking, you stop smoking." Southern Miss greatly restricted tobacco use in 2011, at that time limiting smokers to 20 designated areas around campus and imposing fines on those who violated the rules. Bu
Hattiesburg (MS) American
added Jul 16, 2018 23:23
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[Australia] Cancer Council calls for workplaces to ban smoking as economic cost revealed

SMOKERS could cost the Australian economy a staggering $388 billion over the course of the Australian population’s working lives. Research just released shows the indirect costs of smoking, including lost time due to smoke breaks, second-hand smoke expo
Brisbane (QLD) Courier-Mail (au)
added Jul 16, 2018 16:29
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[New York] LETTER: Cigarette litter impacts us all (letter to the editor)

I commend Assemblyman Matteo for passing the series of anti-litter bills. One of the most littered items is cigarette butts.... NYC is very fortunate to have smoke-free parks and beaches, but we must continue to increase the number of voluntary tobacco-f
Staten Island (NY) Live
added Jul 16, 2018 14:34
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[UK] Love Island: Fans BLAST bosses for 'censoring' on-screen sex and smoking scenes... as they yearn for the controversial drama of previous series

Love Island fans have hit out at producers for the lack of on-screen sex and smoking in this year's series, following the controversy of the past three seasons. Taking to Twitter, a host of viewers aired their frustration over the cleaned-up show follow
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 16, 2018 14:30
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[Louisiana] HUD bans smoking in public housing for Baton Rouge residents

As of July 1st, people living in Baton Rouge public housing are not allowed to smoke inside their home. Smokers will have to be at least 25 feet away from the property. "It stinks, it's an awful smell, said Marjorie Mackson. Mackson lives at Capitol Squ
KLFY.com (Lafayette, LA)
added Jul 16, 2018 14:25
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Rhode Island bans electronic cigarettes and vaping at work

A new law, recently signed by Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo, took effect this week. It adds the use of electronic cigarettes, vaporizers and similar products designed for electronic, vapor or aerosol delivery of nicotine to the definition of smoking in
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 16, 2018 14:23
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[Louisiana] Residents upset with smoking ban in public housing

At the public housing unit on Kattie Drive in Lafayette, residents are free to smoke on their front porches but in just a few weeks that is something that will change. "If that's the rules I guess you can't smoke in public housing. You've got to got go
KATC TV-3 (Lafayette, LA)
added Jul 16, 2018 14:22
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[Australia] Student safety concerns overshadow UQ smoking ban

Smoking is emerging as a smouldering issue for the University of Queensland, with the student union continuing to press for a repeal over concerns about the safety. The ban, which came into effect on July 1, prohibited all forms of smoking on University
The Age (au)
added Jul 16, 2018 14:21
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