Minimising the harm from nicotine use: finding the right regulatory framework

  title={Minimising the harm from nicotine use: finding the right regulatory framework},
  author={Ron Borland},
  journal={Tobacco Control},
  pages={i6 - i9}
  • R. Borland
  • Published 15 April 2013
  • Business
  • Tobacco Control
The tobacco problem can be usefully conceptualised as two problems: eliminating the most harmful forms of nicotine use (certainly cigarettes, and probably all smoked tobacco), and minimising the use and/or harms from use of lower-harm, but addictive forms of nicotine. A possible target would be to effectively eliminate use of the most harmful forms of nicotine within the next decade and then turn our focus to a long-term strategy for the low-harm forms. This paper focuses on the administrative… 

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