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[European Parliament] [EU] Tobacco directive: Parliament approves plans to deter young people from smoking. (26 Feb 2014)

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Draft legislation updating the EU Tobacco Directive to make tobacco products less attractive to young people was endorsed by MEPs on Wednesday. This legislation, already informally agreed with EU health ministers, would require all packs to carry picture warnings covering 65% of their surface. E-cigarettes would be regulated, either as medicinal products if they claim to help smokers to quit, or as tobacco products......

 

Item Type:News
Source:European Parliament
Date:26 February 2014
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Subjects:B Drugs and alcohol substances > Tobacco (cigarette smoking) > Tobacco smoke (cigarette law / policy)
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