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[Australia] Smoking ban in cars with children legislation introduced to NT Parliament

Minister Robyn Lambley described it as a significant reform to the Tobacco Control Act that will ensure Territory children are protected from the harms of second-hand smoke while travelling in a car. “Research shows that the air quality when smoking in
Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Aug 27, 2014 10:31
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[China] With cigars and crystal, Volvo makes eyes at Chinese rich

With headlights shaped like Thor's hammer and space for a humidity-controlled cigar case, Volvo's new cars are sporting luxury features and designer glitz to catch the eye of the booming Chinese market and shed their safe-but-dull skin.
Reuters
added Aug 19, 2014 00:40
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Travel industry to smokers: Puff at your own risk

Turns out that cigarettes are stressing out a lot of travelers, and in a lot of different ways. Hotels and car rental companies are struggling to deal with shifting winds when it comes to smoking. That includes some states’ legalization of recreational
The Washington Post
added Aug 18, 2014 16:32
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[Illinois] Governor signs law banning tobacco on campuses

Governor Pat Quinn on Sunday morning signed legislation to prohibit smoking on the campuses of all state-supported colleges and universities. The smoking ban takes effect July 1, 2015 and applies to both indoor and outdoor spaces on campuses. The Governo
La Salle (IL) News-Tribune
added Aug 17, 2014 12:13
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The travel industry cracks down on smokers

Depending on your perspective, the travel realm is either becoming a less accommodating place for smokers or a healthier place for nonsmokers. Cruise lines are at the forefront...Even though travel companies seem to be capitalizing on our alleged tobacco
Boston (MA) Globe
added Aug 17, 2014 06:46
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Those Disgusting Cigarette Butts Might Soon Power Your Car

It has been reported that cellulose acetate can be directly utilized in the production of carbon materials containing a meso-/micropore structure by only a carbonization process. That is, used cigarette filters could be used as a proper carbon source for
Uproxx
added Aug 11, 2014 15:27
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[Europe, France] Are the French really a nation of smokers?

These statistics would suggest that France seems to have an unfair reputation as the chimney of Europe. Given the stats, why then do French people seem to smoke conspicuously more than the British, or Americans? Tourists visiting France frequently cite
The Local France (fr)
added Aug 7, 2014 13:43
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[Asia, Korea - South] South Korea No Longer a Smoker's Haven

Recently though, despite very few anti-smoking campaigns, Koreans have started raising their voice against second-hand smoke. Korea’s most densely populated streets banned smoking altogether, including the street leading to Gangnam subway station, and mo
The Diplomat (jp)
added Aug 7, 2014 11:48
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[Korea - South] Smoking to be banned in taxis, apartment blocks

Smoking should be banned in taxis and apartment buildings to prevent passive smoking, the National Assembly Research Service (NARS) said Sunday. In its policy report, NARS said, "We propose revising related laws to designate taxis and apartments as non-
Korea Times (kr)
added Aug 3, 2014 12:59
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Dropped cigarette to blame for head-on crash that injured several Oklahoma children

Authorities say the driver of a car that was heading west on Hwy 3 crossed the double yellow line, smashing into a van, with a mother, another adult and her four children inside. Jimmie Heard is a tow truck driver. He's been working violent crash sce
KFOR-TV NewsChannel 4 (Oklahoma City, OK)
added Aug 1, 2014 19:56
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