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Almost all of that came from the California State Council of Services Employees, which donated $1 million on May 31. Meanwhile, the campaign to cap hospital executives pay received another $325,000 from its sponsor.
Jun 21, 2016 California Healthline
added Jun 21, 2016 20:14
Mr. Barrington’s response echoed the traditional party line from the top executives of the major cigarette companies in the United States: tobacco litigation is a “well-managed risk” that should not alarm shareholders and investors. He commended the qua
Jun 6, 2016 Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
added Jun 7, 2016 14:05
As the shift bell rang for the final time at Imperial Tobacco, there were tears of sadness and nostalgic smiles spread across the faces of those bidding the factory farewell. The building on Thane Road closed its doors for the final time at noon on Frid
May 27, 2016 Nottingham Post (uk)
added May 27, 2016 22:22
Public Comment submitted to FDA on Nicotine Exposure Warnings and Child-Resistant Packaging for Liquid Nicotine, Nicotine-Containing E-Liquid(s), and Other Tobacco Products; Request for Comments (PDF)
vials of nicotine should be plain black and white with information identifying percent or mg nicotine and name of flavor but without pictures of said flavors or colors. Flavors should be assigned 25 alphanumeric codes, such as Z34, instead of descriptive
Aug 12, 2015 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 12, 2015 20:10
Other anti-smoking efforts have seen the Tanzania Tobacco Control Forum (TTCF) urging the government to introduce alternative cash crops in tobacco growing areas because tobacco growers encountered more health hazards than direct benefits from their work
Jul 22, 2015 All-Africa.com
added Jul 25, 2015 15:26
The award-winning truth campaign released a video highlighting a policy at the nation’s No. 2 tobacco company banning smoking in its office buildings. The video notes with irony that R.J. Reynolds, the maker of Camel cigarettes, is prohibiting cigarette
Jul 9, 2015 PR Newswire
added Jul 9, 2015 13:16
The judge’s decision was the final legal hurdle to a megadeal announced in July 2014 and currently valued at more than $29 billion. Reynolds is essentially buying Newport, the top-selling U.S. menthol brand and No. 2 overall brand.
Jun 8, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 8, 2015 18:45
The U.S. Solicitor General’s Office recommends the U.S. Supreme Court not address a petition for a writ of certiorari filed by a unit of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. in December.
Jun 2, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 2, 2015 13:18
Tobacco farmers would be better protected from nicotine poisoning under new guidelines from the Obama administration. The Department of Labor is looking to prevent tobacco workers from contracting what's known as "green tobacco sickness."
Mar 27, 2015 The Hill
added Mar 28, 2015 07:07
[Australia] Public health, environment, union, and church groups slam Trans-Pacific trade deal as talks resume in New York
have written an open letter to Trade Minister Robb citing mounting evidence that the TPP is not in the national interest, and demanding that the text be released for public scrutiny before it is signed.
Jan 27, 2015 Scoop (nz)
added Jan 27, 2015 00:37