FREEZE THE INDUSTRY 2018 - EndGame

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What is “END GAME?”

“... the idea that it is necessary to move beyond a focus on tobacco control … toward a focus on planning how to reach a tobacco-free future.” - Ruth Malone.


Tobacco End Game product usage goals:


Canadian Federal Goal
: <5% by 2035 
Ontario Provincial Goal: <10% by 2023
Other countries: 
Ireland: <5% by 2025; Scotland: <5% by 2034; 
Finland: <2% by 2030; New Zealand< 5% by 2025

E-Cigs & Vapes

E-Cigs & Vapes content coming soon.

Flavoured Tobacco Products

Flavoured Tobacco Products status and information coming soon...

Taxes on Tobacco Products

Taxes on tobacco products have been empirically shown as a consistent and powerful way to reduce tobacco usage. Ontario currently has the second lowest tobacco tax in Canada, second only to Québec.
Did you know 86% of movies with smoking were rated for kids and teens in Ontario? 
37% of Ontario youth smokers become smokers due to seeing smoking in the movies.

Limiting Retail Availability

OTHER ISSUES:

CONTRABAND, LIFESTYLE ADVERTISING & PROMOTION, INCREASING QUIT ATTEMPTS & ACCESS TO QUIT SMOKING AIDS, MORE TOBACCO-FREE ENVIRONMENTS