New Zealand: Graphic warnings on cigarettes now compulsory

August 29 2008

Graphic warnings on cigarettes now compulsory

It is now compulsory for all tobacco products to show graphic health warnings, Associate Health Minister Damien O’Connor said today.

New regulations introduced in February require graphic images including gangrenous toes, diseased lungs, smoking damaged hearts and rotting teeth and gums to appear on all tobacco products…

Full article: Scoop Independent News (August 29, 2008)