Daily Archives: December 14, 2009

Resources Management Indonesia expands into tobacco industry

Resources Jaya Teknik Management Indonesia (RMI), active in capturing CO2 from industrial waste in the country, will expand its Business Dealbusiness into the tobacco industry, making it the first non-tobacco company in the world to enter the sector.

Tobacco companies claim Ottawa played equal role developing cigarettes

VANCOUVER, B.C. — In the waning days of the cigarette’s cool cache in the late 1960s, as the dangers of lighting up were becoming more and more apparent, the federal government invested its research dollars into developing “safer” low-tar varieties, say tobacco companies.