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Cigarette Packaging

Lighter Cigarettes by Any Other Name Would Kill as Many Smokers

Lynn T. Kozlowski, Ph.D. | Posted 11.05.2013 | Healthy Living
Lynn T. Kozlowski, Ph.D.

Products once labeled as lighter and milder are still sold. Even if labeled with random letters in plain white packs, consumers through tasting can identify the milder, lighter, smoother brands, and need to know that such brands are not linked to any reduced risks.

Plain Packaging On Cigarettes Could Help Stop-Smoking Efforts

Posted 07.22.2013 | Healthy Living

Here's one way to make cigarettes less appealing: Make the packaging boring. A new study from Australia shows that people find cigarettes less sati...

First Cigarette 'Plain Packaging' Law Comes Into Effect In Australia

Posted 12.01.2012 | World

Cigarettes packed in plain packaging have hit the shelves in Australia, making the Oceanic country the first in the world to have banned all tobacco c...

Obama Administration Appeals Cigarette Pack Ruling

AP | By NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 01.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration is appealing a judge's order blocking a requirement that tobacco companies put graphic images warning about the...