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[Europe, UK, USA] TVECA on FDA’s Final Rule

It has been observed that America and England are nations divided by a common language. When comparing the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) proposed "deeming" rule regulating e-cigarettes with last week's publication of the Royal College of Physicia
PR Newswire
added May 9, 2016 16:35
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[UK] The Tobacco Industry

Tobacco industry sponsorship of the arts is unacceptable: – Because the tobacco industry was responsible for 100 million deaths in the 20th century and current predictions are that it will kill one billion people in the 21st. – Because smoking is a m
SmokeFreeARTS (uk)
added May 1, 2016 20:38
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LETTER: We ban tobacco sponsorship of sport in the UK. Let’s stub it out in the arts, too

We suspect that most members of the Royal Academy in London will be appalled to learn that Japan Tobacco International (JTI) has been a premier sponsor for its exhibitions. British American Tobacco is also a sponsor, a position it shares with, among other
The Guardian (uk)
added May 1, 2016 20:29
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[UK] Tobacco regs guidance for retailers from Imperial Tobacco

Imperial Tobacco has provided new guidance for retailers around the EUTPD II and standardised packaging legislation as part of its Partnering for Success initiative. A video offers advice to the trade on how the impending legislation is likely to affect
Talking Retail (uk)
added Apr 5, 2016 00:29
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[Ireland, UK] Slimmed down Jonathan Ross puffs on a electronic cigar in London as continues health kick

He's been smoking cigars for years, but it looks like Jonathan Ross is sticking with the electronic version. The chatterbox was spotted with a right mouthful as he arrived at the ITV studios on Tuesday morning in London, balancing the smoking device in
Irish Daily Mirror (ie)
added Mar 27, 2016 00:23
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[Africa, UK] BAT appoints lawyers to probe bribery allegations

has hired lawyers to investigate allegations that it bribed officials in east Africa to undermine anti-smoking laws...said on Thursday it had hired Linklaters to conduct “a full investigation”... “We take these allegations extremely seriously. Although w
Financial Times (uk)
added Feb 25, 2016 20:41
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[UK] Air pollution from household products putting lives at risk, says report

While it is commonly understood that smoking causes indoor air pollution, the experts also outlined a number of other items linked to potential health impacts including asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease,
Press Association (uk)
added Feb 22, 2016 17:52
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[UK] Cigarette packets wash up on Dorset's Chesil Beach

The packets have been appearing along a four-mile stretch of Chesil Beach, Portland, since Saturday, according to local conservationist and wildlife photographer Steve Trewhella. In 2014, thousands of packets appeared on Chesil after a cargo ship shed ab
BBC Online
added Feb 22, 2016 13:43
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[UK] Cigarette packaging from 1940s found under carpet

Jo Vallom and Duncan Smith found six sheets of uncut packaging beneath 1949 newspapers while renovating their house - and have donated some to a museum. The thick paper was designed for boxes of Players Navy Cut, Rough Rider and Double Ace - all linked
BBC Online
added Feb 3, 2016 01:22
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[UK] COMBES/BALLS: On the Safety of E-cigarettes: “I can resist anything except temptation”

The PHE proposal is a classic example of the temptation of short-term gain irrespective of the possibility of long-term pain...If e-cigarettes are really ‘safer’, their use should be recommended, but only after an intelligent analysis of their risk to
Alternatives to laboratory animals: ATLA
added Jan 12, 2016 00:56
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