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[Europe, Sweden] Smokeless snus

We believe snus should be legal in all countries. In response to public health stakeholders who told us they believe snus, properly regulated, can contribute to reducing the net public health impact of tobacco use, and to consumers who told us in dialogu
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Sep 11, 2013 13:05
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[Europe, Sweden, UK] Tobacco Companies Target Youth, Mislead Public About Smokeless Products In Order To Maintain Profits

Although tobacco companies may promote smokeless tobacco as a healthier alternative, internal documents show that their only real concern is maintaining profits. British American Tobacco (BAT), the maker of Lucky Strike, Dunhill, and Pall Mall cigarett
Medical Daily
added Sep 11, 2013 12:55
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Tobacco butt tax 'could clean' Sweden's curbs

Tobacco giants should be fined for their part in littering Swedish streets, as smokers discard cigarette butts numbering about a billion a year, according to an environmental action group. An estimated billion cigarette butts are discarded onto Swedis
The Local Europe (se)
added Jul 28, 2013 20:46
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[Bahamas, Europe, Malta, Sweden] Dalli gets caught in the Bermuda Triangle

Dalli was on the Swedish island of Gotland, attending the annual summer-camp talking-shop Almedalen Week, ... to proclaim his innocence and accuse Swedish Match. But the Bermuda disclosure may reawaken suggestions that there is no smoke without fire.
European Voice (be)
added Jul 4, 2013 01:39
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[Europe, Malta] Dalli gets mixed reaction in Sweden after Bahamas story ($$)

Dalli was invited to yesterday’s seminar a few months ago. It was organised by a Swedish anti-tobacco organisation called Tobaksfacta (Tobacco Facts), which asked him to talk about his experience of being removed from public office while working on the EU
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 3, 2013 09:50
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[Europe, Sweden] The real power behind the throne in Brussels: Catherine Day

While not accused of any wrongdoing herself, emails released to transparency campaigners show that snus manufacturer Swedish Match made repeated attempts to meet face-to-face with Day as the tobacco lobbying scandal unfolded. As primary enforcer of the c
PublicServiceEurope.com (uk)
added Jun 24, 2013 15:39
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[Europe] Sweden Avoids EU Ban on Flavorings in Snus Smokeless Tobacco

Sweden avoided a proposed ban on flavorings in snus smokeless-tobacco products as European Union governments approved stricter rules for cigarettes. EU health ministers at a meeting today in Luxembourg agreed on draft legislation to ban the sale of ciga
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jun 25, 2013 07:26
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[Europe, Sweden] Swedish govt gives up on ending EU ban on wet snuff -report

Sweden sees no hope of overturning a European-wide sales ban on tobacco-based wet snuff and will concentrate on protecting its right to sell the product at home, a minister was quoted on Wednesday as saying. The European Union banned the sale of wet snuf
Reuters
added Jun 14, 2013 09:49
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[Sweden, UK] Many doctors deem nicotine as riskiest component of cigarette

The survey, commissioned by British American Tobacco, involved administering an online survey ... The survey findings show that a substantial proportion of GPs (40%) believe nicotine to be the first or second riskiest component of cigarettes, incorrectl
DNA India (in)
added Jun 1, 2013 12:21
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[Africa, South Africa, Sweden] Mom's smoking increases daughter's risk of obesity and diabetes

Women who smoke during pregnancy increase the risk of obesity and gestational diabetes in their daughters, according to research published in the journal Diabetologia.
Health-E (za)
added May 20, 2013 16:06
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