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Thread #99409   Message #1980350
Posted By: bobad
26-Feb-07 - 07:19 PM
Thread Name: BS: Does the Green Party drive cars ?
Subject: RE: BS: Does the Green Party drive cars ?
""Tobacco not only kills people, it also saps national treasuries," says the World Health Organisation.

It believes that the cost of smoking-related health care far outweighs the other financial benefits.

Indeed, the World Bank says tobacco actually results in a global net loss of US $200bn per year. About one third of these losses are suffered in the developing world. "

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/459157.stm