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[UK] New 'smokeless' tobacco device, predicted to overtake vaping, has 90% less toxic substances than cigarettes, tests reveal

The tests, carried out by British American Tobacco which manufactuers Glo, found other 'new generation products' (NGP)– which include an e-cigarette – had similar lowered levels of toxicants. 'Although more long-term tests are needed, taken together the
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 27, 2017 22:03
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[UK] STOPPARD: Third-hand smoke is a silent killer that can be absorbed through the skin

To be honest, I’ve always been worried about the health hazards of this even though I didn’t know it had a name. My concern made me reluctant to let smokers hold my babies even though they refrained from smoking in my house. Tests for its effects have
The Mirror (uk)
added Oct 27, 2017 16:50
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[UK] Tobacco tax gap stands at £2.4bn

the difference between the amount of tax due and the amount collected, is estimated to be £2.4bn, according to latest HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) figures. The data reveals the illicit market in cigarettes and hand-rolling tobacco resulted in £1.9bn in du
Talking Retail (uk)
added Oct 27, 2017 15:09
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[UK] GLINDON: Vaping helping smokers quit

Yet there is resistance to recognising and encouraging vaping, although I am glad to say that it has been included in the Tobacco Control Plan . We should fully accept that vaping helps smokers kick the habit.
North Tyneside Today (News Guardian) (uk)
added Oct 27, 2017 15:03
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[UK] Detection dogs sniff out record-breaking haul of illegal cigarettes and tobacco in Wakefield

Officials in West Yorkshire seized a record-breaking haul of illegal cigarettes and tobacco when detection dogs helped to uncover hidden stashes at three premises in Wakefield. More than half a million cigarettes, 45kg of illegal hand rolling tobacco a
Yorkshire Post (uk)
added Oct 27, 2017 14:52
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[UK] The Unique Explosion Dangers of E-Cigarettes

According to a FEMA and U.S. Fire Authority report on e-cigarette explosions released in July 2017, the “combination of an electronic cigarette with a lithium-ion is a new and unique hazard” in the U.S. The FEMA report which evaluated e-cigarette explos
Lexology (uk)
added Oct 26, 2017 18:37
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Last UK-made cigarettes roll off JTI production line

The last pack of UK-made cigarettes has rolled off the production line at the JTI plant in County Antrim. Japanese firm JTI took over Gallaher in 2007, and announced the closure of its Ballymena plant in 2014. More than 800 people were employed at the fac
BBC Online
added Oct 26, 2017 18:34
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[UK] NHS on countdown to smokefree status

Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust is marching towards becoming smokefree in the spring. As part of its commitment to improving the health and wellbeing of its staff, patients and visitors, smoking will not be permitted in any of the trust’s h
Berwick Advertiser (uk)
added Oct 26, 2017 17:58
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[UK] North Yorkshire County Council encourages creation of smokefree zones

North Yorkshire County Council has created the Smokefree Places Fund to be used for community events, signs and events to promote a smoke-free lifestyle. It is part of the council’s commitment to discourage smoking and help realise the ambition of a smo
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Oct 26, 2017 17:57
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[UK] BAT takes time to expand on next generation of nicotine comforters ($$)

Breathe in. British American Tobacco says sales of tobacco-replacements will touch £500m this year and £5bn by 2022. Breathe out.
Financial Times (uk)
added Oct 26, 2017 05:21
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