Plastic from Cigarettes Litter?

According to  TerraCycle, the UK wants to implement a new project which will help to reduce cigarettes litter in public spaces. The talk is about recycling cigarette butts into new plastic products. Cigarette butts are most common litter from smoking. It is found at nearly three-quarters (73%) of areas examined by anti-smoking activists. Those areas […]

What Cessation Methods are Most Effective?

Data shows that today 42 million Americans smoke and among them almost...

No Smoke-Free Rules in 40% Smokers Homes

Latest study made in the USA demonstrates that in the country in...

T2 Cylinder Cigarette Lighter by Dieter Rams

Dieter Rams is a famous German designer who worked for Braun company....

E-cigarettes: Miraculous, or smoke-and-mirrors?

You or a loved one might be one of the million-people across the country who are using electronic cigarettes to try to quit smoking. Last month, the F.D.A. annnounced, it plans to regulate “e-cigarettes” as tobacco products and not as a drug-delivery device. Freda Souligny says Hollywood influenced her to start smoking at just 13. […]

Big tobacco buying influence – Roxon

NINETY-SEVEN per cent of cigarette maker British American Tobacco’s worldwide donations in 2010 went to the Australian Liberal and National parties, federal parliament has heard. The figures showed the coalition was “on the drip”, health minister Nicola Roxon said. Some $170,000 went to Australia, $1,550...

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Smoking to Be Banned at All Schools in Beijing

A smoking ban will be fully implemented at all kindergartens, primary and secondary schools in Beijing by the end of this year, said the Beijing Patriotic Health Campaign Committee on Saturday, the Beijing News reported. According to the latest standards released by the Committee, nowhere...

NIS 20M class action against restaurant that allowed smoking

An Israeli couple asked the Petah Tikva District Court last week to identify a lawsuit against Mandy’s restaurant as a NIS 20 million ($5 million) class action. Judge says bar owners did not act to prevent smoking in venue, adds high fine meant to serve...

Israel moves toward smoking bans in public venues

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s cabinet approved Sunday a series of amendments and new regulations aimed at stepping up efforts to curb smoking in the country, in honor of the upcoming international no-smoking day. The government rejected, however, a proposal to increase taxes on cigarettes by...

Court’s delay in health case hard to understand

Ever since Gov. Jan Brewer declared earlier this year that she would cut eligibility for the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS) to help balance the state’s budget, there has been a debate over whether she can legally do it. The reason is that...

My Reviews Now Introduces an Affordable Smoking Alternative with the Smoke Feel & Tobacco Flavor without the Cigarette Aggravation

MyReviewsNow announces its affiliation with Smoke Assist, an alternative to traditional smoking. With the Smoke Assist system, consumers are able to enjoy a very realistic smoking experience without several of the negative characteristics found in traditional smoking including tobacco brands, nicotine, cigarette butts, ashes, and...

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Government moves to ban smoking in public places

The cabinet green-lighted yesterday a set of legislative amendments aimed at curbing tobacco use, including bans on smoking in public places, ahead of tomorrow’s World No Tobacco Day. Another measure, a price hike on cigarettes, was sent for review, while the Health Ministry said two...