Tobacco Control

What's New

October 8, 2014

In the first study of its kind, researchers have quantified the potential savings associated with prohibiting smoking in all government subsidized housing (including public housing) in the United States. It is estimated that a total of $497 million would be saved every year. The total savings include $310 million in secondhand smoke-related...

September 12, 2014

More than one hundred cities and counties in California have adopted tobacco retailer licensing (TRL), which requires all businesses that sell tobacco products to obtain a license from the local jurisdiction in exchange for the privilege of selling these products to consumers....