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New type of tobacco

Camel orbs are the size and color of Tic-TACs and packaged as breath mints. But each ball packs about the same amount of nicotine as a cigarette. Snus is another product that comes in a bright tin box with Camel logo on the lid. Tiny sacs contain soluble tobacco in mint or vanilla flavors.

Oil has become the new tobacco

When Tony Hayward, BP’s chief executive, testifies to the US Senate today about the company’s oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, he British oil company BPwill be only the latest corporate leader in the Washington hot seat.

Tobacco companies are marketing new products to minors

Tobacco companies are creating smokeless products for the market and utilizing social networks such as Twitter and Facebook to reach a younger audience.

RJR Bounces Back with New Injectable Tobacco Product

Years ago, during the much-publicized tobacco settlement, government officials advised the tobacco industry to branch out into new products, hopefully ones that won’t kill tens of thousands of people every year. Well, they listened. In fact, they were so Injectable Tobacco Productenthusiastic about the suggestion that they completely missed the last part.

Alcohol is the new tobacco

The fight against alcohol has begun. But the health lobby forgets that risk and harm are necessary parts of a worthwhile life.