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Posts from the ‘General’ Category

Op-ed | Cigarette firms must deal with their own mess

We call on tobacco companies to be held responsible for the costs of tobacco product waste and suggest cellulose acetate filters, which take many years to break down and provide no reduction in the health risks smokers face, should no longer be allowed to be used as cigarette filters.

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Article | Smokers increasingly using e-cigarettes to quit, new findings from ITC NZ survey

Findings from this new paper published from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) NZ survey provide the most in-depth description of patterns of vaping use among New Zealand smokers from population-based data.

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Webinar | Youth smoking and vaping in Aotearoa: No room for complacency

Join us for the third webinar in our 2020 series which builds on the Canadian research of Dave Hammond, but brings the focus back to Aotearoa New Zealand.

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Webinar | Vaping in Canada: What can New Zealand learn from Canada’s evolving nicotine and cannabis regulations?

Join us for this second event in our new webinar series. Hear Professor David Hammond outline what New Zealand may learn from Canada’s evolving nicotine and cannabis regulations.

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Editorial | E-cigarettes, vaping and a Smokefree Aotearoa: where to next?

This NZMJ editorial discusses the next steps that are needed for achieving a Smokefree Aotearoa by 2025 once the current Vaping Bill has finally been passed.

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