Category Archives: Big Tobacco

Tobacco “ads” on social media need to be eliminated

It’s time for the 1970 tobacco advertising ban to be updated to include social media. Continue reading

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Trinkets and Trash March 2019

Tobacco marketing and advertising knows how to reach that emotional attachment in its users.  Continue reading

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SAFE Kids Act to restrict ecig flavors

It is important for our lawmakers to protect the health of our youth, and regulating flavors…. Continue reading

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Trinkets and Trash, December 2018

You can learn so much about the tobacco industry by reading Trinkets and Trash each month.  Continue reading

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Promises Made, Promises Broken

…and publicly pledged to remove nicotine flavor pods from store shelves and to keep e-cigarettes away from teens. Continue reading

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Juul and Big Tobacco join forces

…Juul has gained popularity and profitability on the backs of our teens,… Continue reading

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Trinkets and Trash for November 2018

Trinkets and Trash is a surveillance project that keeps tabs on what the tobacco industry is doing to advertise and market its products.  The report comes out at the beginning of the month and reports on the previous month’s activities.  … Continue reading

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Smoking in the war to end all wars 100 years ago

The tobacco industry started their deadly assault on the soldier during WWI and… Continue reading

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Selling vaping liquids in kid-friendly packaging has ended

As for the practice of packaging e-liquids in kid-friendly packaging, the manufacturers were aware that the packaging would appeal to kids… Continue reading

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Addiction Scholarships

…offering scholarships is one way for a vaping company to get “their link on a university financial-aid page or website.” Continue reading

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