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Smoking Ban Gone Into Effect Across Scottish Jails

In July 2017, the Scottish Prison Service (SPS) had announced that smoking and tobacco sales would be banned in Scottish prisons by the end...

Edinburgh E-Cig Manufacturer Designs Device to be Sold in Local Jails

Last year, the Scottish Prison Service (SPS), announced that smoking and tobacco sales would be banned in Scottish prisons by the end of 2018....

NNA’s Reaction to Scotland’s Tobacco Control Plan

Last month, the Scottish Government published a new tobacco control action plan which will formally ban smoking around hospital buildings, jails, school grounds and...

Scotland: Government Releases New Tobacco Control Action Plan

Earlier this week the Scottish Government published a new tobacco control action plan which will formally ban smoking around hospital buildings, jails, school grounds...

Scotland tightens e-cig rules, but new studies bring good news

Scotland bans e-cig sales to under-18s Scotland’s new health act came into force on 1 April, bringing a range of new restrictions – including a...

Marketing controversy strikes industry as lawmakers seek tougher restrictions

Pro-vaping researcher attacks “irresponsible” e-liquid marketing Prominent vaping advocate and cardiologist Dr Konstantinos Farsalinos has launched an attack on segments of the liquid industry, strongly...

NNA adds another country, but Scotland disrupts new advertising rules

NNA expands to Sweden The New Nicotine Alliance and its sister organisation in Australia are well known to most vapers in these countries, thanks to...

A good week for pro-vaping science, but council bans continue to...

Legislators aren’t looking at the evidence, however, and one of Scotland’s councils has just introduced a ban on vaping anywhere on its property. This...

Scotland: Study confirms a rise in vaping and a drop in...

A Scottish health survey carried out in 2015 discovered that the number of vapers has increased to 7% of the Scottish population from 5%...

Scottish Tobacco Control pushes Ecigs plain packaging

The Union’s Department of Tobacco Control in Edinburgh (UK), a global leader in the fight against tobacco use, seized up the World No Tobacco...
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