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[Switzerland] VIDEO: Non-smoking apartments sell out in Zurich

A non-smoking apartment block has been built in Zurich, the first of its kind in Switzerland. (RTS/swissinfo.ch) All 40 apartments in the block, built by the Schönheim housing cooperative, have been sold. Tenants sign a contract agreeing not to smoke, wh
swissinfo (Swiss Radio International) (ch)
added May 19, 2017 15:09
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[Switzerland] E-cigarette liquids: Constancy of content across batches and accuracy of labeling

The nicotine content of these e-liquids matched the labels on the bottles, and was relatively constant across production batches. The content of propylene glycol and glycerol was also stable across batches, as was the pH.
Addictive Behaviors
added May 15, 2017 14:38
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[Switzerland] Smokers banned from new Zurich apartment block

A housing cooperative in Zurich is renting out 40 new apartments to tenants who sign an undertaking never to smoke – even on the balcony. It is the first time a cooperative has specifically banned smokers, the Tages-Anzeiger reported.
The Local (ch)
added Apr 29, 2017 02:53
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[Switzerland] Big Tobacco Has Caught Startup Fever / It’s not smoking. It’s platform-agnostic nicotine delivery solutions.

“There is no danger for any of you.” Assent was granted, and for the next hour, as he spoke, Calantzopoulos intermittently raised the IQOS to his lips and inhaled deeply. “We’re not in a pricing war. We’re in an innovation war”
Bloomberg News
added Apr 11, 2017 23:13
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[Switzerland] Swiss cannabis entrepreneurs develop craving for low-potency pot

Switzerland changed its laws in 2011 to let adults buy and use cannabis with up to 1 percent THC, the chemical compound that produces a high. But its money-making potential seems only to have been discovered late last year, officials said.
Reuters
added Mar 22, 2017 16:51
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[Switzerland] CHAPMAN: Unbelievable that UN offices in Geneva still allow this...

Twitter
added Feb 11, 2017 16:19
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[Switzerland] Swiss parliament rejects tobacco advertising ban

A plan put forward by Federal Councillor Alain Berset to restrict tobacco advertising was rejected by parliament today by 101 votes to 75.... Berset’s proposed rules would have banned advertising in public spaces, in cinemas, in the press and on the inte
Le News (ch)
added Dec 9, 2016 13:36
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[Switzerland] Human rights experts hear from the Head of the Convention Secretariat

Human rights experts meeting at the Palais des Nations in Geneva heard how the global tobacco control treaty is increasingly relevant to advances in public health and human rights. The United Nations Human Rights Council’s Second Session of the Open-ende
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Nov 3, 2016 21:13
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[Switzerland] In Marlboro Country, a Big-Money Race for the New Smoke

Perched above crystalline Lake Neuchatel, ...scientists in lab coats are searching for the Big Tobacco’s magic bullet: cigarette substitutes that will sell -- but won’t kill... The push gained new urgency Friday with news that British American Tobacco Pl
Bloomberg News
added Oct 24, 2016 13:21
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[Switzerland] ARCHIVE: Report of the inquiry into the case concerning Prof. Ragnar Rylander* (PDF)

the complaint for defamation filed by Prof. Rylander against Mr. Pascal Diethelm and Dr. Jean-Charles Rielle...Rylander cannot be considered as an independent researcher vis-à-vis the tobacco industry since he maintained long-standing and largely secret l
Swissweb de la Prévention et de la Gestion Promotionnelle de la Santé
added Oct 16, 2016 15:42
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