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[Europe] Greens challenge Dalligate chronology

One of the key elements that led to the resignation of former Health Commissioner John Dalli could well be unfounded.... “Following an interview, on 20 March, with representatives of snus manufacturers, I have two new elements: on the one hand, there nev
Europolitics (Europe Information Service) (be)
added Mar 23, 2013 15:37

[Europe] EU Tobacco Control 2.0

The limits of EU policymaking have been tested by the draft tobacco directive. Bold legislation may nonetheless emerge.
European Voice (be)
added Jan 18, 2013 14:10

Dalli Case: tobacco lobby refuses to co-operate with European Parliament

"The tobacco lobby is not demonstrating enough transparency in the Dalli case", said Inge Gräßle MEP, EPP Group Coordinator in the European Parliament's Budgetary Control Committee, following the refusal, despite prior agreement, of the tobacco company Sw
Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) in the European Parliament (eu)
added Jan 7, 2013 16:55

[Belgium, Europe, Malta, Sweden] Brussels Break-Ins Investigated as 'Tobaccogate' Unfolds

But “tobaccogate” is likely to rumble on. As Nils Wadstrom, a Swedish journalist, posted on Twitter: . . . Tobaccogate is the story of the year. Mind-blowing.
New York Times Blogs
added Oct 21, 2012 16:48

FDA opens door to reduced risk claim for Swedish Match snus tobacco

The agency said the company could not remove a warning that the products may cause gum disease and tooth loss. But it deferred a decision on whether to allow the company to claim the products cause less harm than cigarettes. It also deferred a decision
added Dec 14, 2016 20:51

[Europe] Links of ex-commissioner Dalli to Philip Morris exposed

new information, revealed by investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia in her blog “Running Commentary”, shows that Dalli was also in touch, through an intermediary, with the US tobacco giant Philip Morris. Daphne Caruana Galizia is known as “Malta
added Jun 13, 2016 13:53

[South America/Caribbean, USA] Tobacco, rum and other interests lobby on Cuba as restrictions ease

Swedish Match told OpenSecrets Blog in an email that the company is not looking for an export license to Cuba. Still, in 2015, the company lobbied on four different bills that sought to end the trade embargo with Cuba. None of those measures made it out o (Center for Responsive Politics)
added Feb 9, 2016 19:44

FDA approves snus innovations through new pathway

industry analysts were mixed Wednesday on whether the FDA’s approval of eight General snus styles is a signal that more approvals are forthcoming, or an example of how daunting the regulatory process remains for other applicants.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 12, 2015 12:45

[USA] The Impact of Health Warning Labels for Swedish Snus Advertisements on Young Adults’ Snus Perceptions and Behavioral Intentions

Warnings conveying the potential-reduced harms of Swedish snus compared with cigarettes generate perceptions that snus is less harmful than cigarettes and produce fewer thoughts about not using snus among nonsmokers.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 11, 2015 10:45

Meet the cancer doctor who wants the FDA to soften tobacco warnings

Lars-Erik Rutqvist, right, is an oncologist and an executive at Swedish Match, a company that is asking the FDA to change the dire health warnings printed on its brand of smokeless tobacco called snus. Rutqvist and another Swedish Match executive, Gary M
Washington Post
added Apr 9, 2015 16:18
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