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[UK] House of Commons: Science and Technology Committee: E-cigarettes: Seventh Report of Session 2017–19 (PDF)

Three-quarters of NHS trusts were mistakenly concerned about ‘second-hand’ e-cigarette vapour, despite the negligible health risk. NHS England should set a policy of mental health facilities allowing e-cigarette use by patients unless trusts can demonst
UK Parliament (uk)
added Aug 19, 2018 20:34
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[UK] VAPE AWAY E-cigarettes should be FREE on the NHS – and vaping in the office allowed to slash smoking deaths

Vaping could be the "key weapon" in the health service's stop-smoking arsenal, encouraging people to quit fags for good.
The Sun (uk)
added Aug 19, 2018 20:33
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[Europe, UK] Stress-free e-cigarette authorized pointers would cut smoking deaths, explain MPs

Allowing advertising and marketing to shoppers used to be a necessary proposal. “The massive majority of UK smokers don’t know that e-cigarettes are tremendously safer than smoking, and this misfortune is getting worse,” he acknowledged. “Taxing e-cigs an
TMSS Magazine
added Aug 19, 2018 20:32
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E-cigarettes can be key weapon in battle against smoking, insist UK MPs

Vaping is less harmful than conventional smoking and the two should not be treated as the same, according to a report by the UK’s Science and Technology Committee.
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Aug 19, 2018 20:26
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[UK] Relax ban and let people vape on buses and trains, MPs urge

Bus and train companies should consider letting their passengers vape, MPs have said in a report. The science and technology select committee said that misconceptions about the risks of e-cigarettes meant that the government was missing a chance to impr
Times Of London (uk)
added Aug 19, 2018 20:23
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[UK] Public review of e-cigarettes needed, says Vape Business Ireland

The Irish vape industry has called for a public hearing on cigarette alternatives after a UK committee report found that vaping was not a gateway to cigarette smoking...Vape Business Ireland (VBI) said the Irish government needed to “take heed” of the gr
Times Of London (uk)
added Aug 19, 2018 12:37
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[UK] BAT welcomes House of Commons Science and Technology Committee e-cigarette report

“We warmly welcome the committee’s report into e-cigarettes which offers an accurate and pragmatic snapshot of the current state of play of the e-cigarette market. “E-cigarettes have already helped 1.2 million smokers in UK move away from tobacco produc
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Aug 18, 2018 17:54
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Difference between recommended retail price and sales price for tobacco products in independent and convenience (small) retailers before and after the introduction of standardised tobacco packaging in the UK

Despite tobacco companies emphasising the importance of RRP, small retailers implemented small increases above RRP as standardised packaging was introduced. Consequently, any intended price changes by tobacco companies in response to the legislation (ie,
Tobacco Control
added Aug 18, 2018 16:10
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[UK] Vaping: All you need to know about the smoking alternative

It found that there was "overwhelming evidence" that they were safer than smoking and said they should be available on prescription. However, a new study has questioned these claims suggesting e-cigarettes may be more harmful than previously thought. T
BBC Online
added Aug 18, 2018 15:05
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[UK] Let e-cigarette users vape in offices and buses, say MPs in controversial report

The Science and Technology Committee said that forcing vapers into the smoking shelters could undermine their efforts to quit and called for a ‘liberalisation on restrictions’ which would necessitate ‘non-vapers having to accommodate vapers.’ MPs also s
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 17, 2018 21:45
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