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Cigarette filters may increase lung cancer risk

In a review of research on changes in lung cancer rates, and changes in the types of lung cancer that are most common, the study authors argue that tiny ventilation holes in virtually all cigarettes sold today are creating a new health risk.
Reuters
added May 23, 2017 12:34
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[Texas] Smoking ban opponents deliver 1,500 signatures to City Hall

Roughly a dozen opponents of a proposed smoking ban met Friday afternoon on the steps of Arlington City Hall wielding more than 1,500 signed petitions in opposition. The group of mostly bar owners and employees are against a proposed 100 percent smoke-f
Arlington (TX) Voice
added Apr 22, 2017 12:44
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[Asia-pacific, China, Macau] GROUP CALLS FOR SECOND-HAND SMOKE TO BE CONSIDERED OCCUPATIONAL HAZARD

The Macau Gaming Industry Frontline Workers’ Union delivered a petition this week to the government calling for second-hand smoke to be considered an occupational hazard to casino workers. The association would like to challenge the idea that improving
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Feb 23, 2017 13:39
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[Nevada] Achieva to introduce air-filtration system for casinos at Global Gaming Expo

The PurAPlay digital clean air system, which uses the company’s Smoke Away advanced-filtration technology...prevents the release of secondhand smoke by vacuuming it from the cigarette and the smoker, Tanner said. The air then passes through the filter, wi
Las Vegas Sun
added Sep 27, 2016 15:17
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[California] Smoke From Licensed Hookah And Smoking Lounges Not Regulated

Do-Re-Mi Korean Restaurant...He told NBC 7 Investigates the smell of tobacco smoke from Excalibur Cigar Lounge, next door to his restaurant, is seeping through the walls, ceilings and air vents....American Lung Association experts used equipment to test t
NBC San Diego 7/39
added Feb 12, 2016 12:22
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[Missouri] Petition drive challenges Kansas City e-cigarette restrictions

Bistate Regional Advocates for Vaping Education (BRAVE) is gathering signatures to overturn that indoor vapor use ban in Kansas City...said health advocates did not reach out to the vapor industry to hear their perspective before the council’s vote. He s
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Nov 30, 2015 17:36
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[Asia, India, Korea - South] New air filter can clear cigarette smoke quickly

A new air cleaning equipment has been developed that can purify the air completely in an hour inside a smoking room where 10 people are simultaneously smoking. The equipment has been developed by Korean researchers.
Business Standard (in)
added Jul 13, 2015 12:00
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[Korea - South] Nanometer catalyst cleans up bad cigarette smoke in smoking room

A nano-catalyst for air cleaning in a smoking room has been developed that can remove 100 percent of acetaldehyde which accounts for the largest portion of the gaseous substances present in cigarette smoke. / Air cleaning equipment can purify 100% within
ScienceDaily
added Jul 8, 2015 21:53
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[North Carolina] Reynolds files permit for expansion

filed a legal notice of its request for approval of an air quality permit allowing it to expand production and add machinery at its Tobaccoville plant...part of the company’s preparation for absorbing Newport cigarette production from Lorillard Inc.’s Gr
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 9, 2015 21:03
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[Montana] Mont. High Court Rules Casino Smoking Shelters Break Air Act

Montana Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that the owners of two Great Falls casinos did not comply with the Montana Clean Indoor Air Act when it built enclosed ventilated shelters for smoking patrons.
Law360
added Feb 27, 2015 17:22
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