Plain packaging lobbying persists as Liberals promise new tobacco rules
By Marco VigliottiOct. 5, 2016
Mandatory plain packaging is 'definitely going to happen,' says the parliamentary secretary for health.
Health Canada has prepared these mock-ups of how plain-packaging requirements would transform the appearance of various tobacco products sold in Canada. Image courtesy of Health Canada
The Trudeau government continues to field lobbying pushes on a proposal requiring plain packaging for retail tobacco products in the wake of consultations that federal officials say identified strong support for the measure.
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