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Sweden eyes smoking ban in parks and cars

Sweden's current ban on smoking in public places could be extended to parks, beaches, as well as people's own cars, according to a proposal under consideration by the Swedish National Institute for Public Health
The Local Europe (se)
added Mar 30, 2013 15:41
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[Asia, Sweden] British American Tobacco vows to investigate child workers in Bangladeshi farms

vowed on Thursday to investigate some of its supply farms in Bangladesh after a Swedish campaign group uncovered the use of child workers to grow and process tobacco. Swedwatch, which surveyed three tobacco farming districts in Bangladesh, said it found
Reuters
added Jun 30, 2016 16:19
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[New Zealand] 'Total smoking ban in Sweden by 2025'

Sweden should follow New Zealand's example and phase out smoking completely by 2025, representatives from several lung cancer groups in Sweden have argued.
The Local Europe (se)
added Mar 17, 2013 14:42
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[Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden] Local Nordic tobacco interests collaborated with multinational companies to maintain a united front and undermine tobacco control policies -- Hiilamo and Glantz 22 (2): 154

Local tobacco companies worked with multinational companies to undermine tobacco control in distant and small Nordic markets because of concern that pioneering policies initiated in Nordic countries would spread to bigger market areas. Claims by the local
Tobacco Control
added Feb 16, 2013 13:07
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[Europe, Sweden] Swedish Hopes Rise on Snus Ban ($$)

Sweden is stepping up its efforts to lift the European Union's ban on snus tobacco—potentially opening up a $2.3 billion market—after an antifraud report last week prompted the resignation of a key public opponent to legalizing snus sales.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 22, 2012 04:25
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NOCERA: Sweden Figured Out How to Stop People From Smoking

The secret weapon: Snus, tobacco that doesn't kill people.
Bloomberg News
added Jun 8, 2017 20:21
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[Sweden] The World's Rudest, Most Passive-Aggressive Billboard Coughs at Nearby Smokers But they might deserve it

All oh which suggests that the campaign's actual target isn't the smokers themselves, but everybody else who thinks smokers are gross to begin with. Which might actually be a reasonable strategy. Smoking is already banned in Swedish bars, restaurants and
Ad Week
added Jan 17, 2017 22:15
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Patterns of Smoking and Snus Use in Sweden: Implications for Public Health

All these effects suggest that the availability and use of snus has been a major factor behind Sweden’s record-low prevalence of smoking and the lowest level of tobacco-related mortality among men in Europe.
MDPI AG (ch)
added Nov 29, 2016 03:43
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[Sweden] UPDATE 1-Cigar maker STG set for Copenhagen IPO (Adds CEO comment, context)

Swedish Match and Skandinavisk Holding plan an initial public offering for cigar maker Scandiavian Tobacco Group (STG) on the Copenhagen bourse, STG said on Thursday.
Reuters
added Jan 14, 2016 21:43
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[Finland, Sweden] Importing snus increased by 40 per cent in a year

Finns brought 41 per cent more snus ... 60 per cent of travellers arriving in Finland said they had brought the snus cartons for their own personal use whereas 23 per cent had brought them for the use of someone else and the rest for both. Every third tra
Helsinki Times Oy (fi)
added Oct 4, 2014 20:34
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