Great recommendations - did you catch these, @GovCanHealth ?
* restrict to one variant
* ban filters
* robust tax system https://t.co/hPT4QmNsXG https://t.co/gghqNijYRp
The UK was one of the first countries to introduce #plainpackaging for tobacco products. Researchers inc @JRBranston from @UniofBath supported by @CR_UK have monitored industry reactions and impacts, and showed how the policy works to reduce #smoking
Commons Finance Cttee made some good recommendations today: let indigenous communities tax tobacco, impose a license fee on tobacco companies, and tax vaping products. It also restated its recommendation from last year to raise tobacco taxes.
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