Category Archives: Big Tobacco

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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April tobacco news from Trinkets and Trash

Trinkets and Trash is a surveillance project that let’s subscribers see the latest in … Continue reading

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The FDA faces another challenge over their e-cigarette regulation delay

The FDA plans on seeking to lower nicotine levels in cigarettes, and while that is good, they are missing… Continue reading

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Tobacco Profiling in the LGBT Communities

This isn’t just a public health issue, it’s a social justice issue. Continue reading

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Less addictive cigarettes or new products to keep Americans addicted?

Do you really think the tobacco industry will not drag the lower nicotine process through the courts as they have with every other process the FDA… Continue reading

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Veterans Day 2017

Smoking rates in the civilian population continue to fall, yet rates in the military lag far behind. Continue reading

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Our Kids Have Seen Enough Tobacco

Adults may not notice it, but your kids see it every day as Big Tobacco tries to lure them in as replacement smokers… Continue reading

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