Merchandising & Curation Vape-Like Device Provides Users A Quick Boost Of "Inhalable Nutrients"

The startup Nutriair is selling a range of devices that offer nutrients for 11 different purposes ranging from improved energy to better sleep, tapping into the health and wellness craze for optimal and efficient nutrition

Cigarette Butts Recycled Into Building Bricks To Help The Environment

Adding cigarette waste could cut the energy required to fire bricks by up to 58 percent

Advertising Ballot Bin Urges Smokers To Vote With Cigarette Butts

Bin cleans up UK streets by encouraging smokers to place a vote with their cigarette butts

Design Shoes Designed to Kick Cigarette Smoking to the Curb

Vans and truth collaborate on a youth non-smoking campaign

Technology Butts Recycled as Energy Storage

Researchers have discovered a method for converting cigarette ends into high-performing energy storage

Design Could Redesigning The Cigarette Help People Quit Smoking?

This series of design ideas are aimed at aiding smokers with giving up the habit.

Landscape Crafted From Cigarette Butts Shows Smoking’s Effect On The Environment

Artist Chris Jordan gathered discarded cigarette butts and photographed them to create a piece that looks like a forest.

Technology Facebook Is As Addictive As Cigarettes And Booze [Headlines]

Empirical evidence suggest that the world largest social network is as difficult to avoid as nicotine.

Design eCigarettes Help Users Find Fellow Quitters

Smart quit-smoking devices allow those trying to give up the habit to find like-minded individuals through 'aware' packaging.

Facebook Addicted Teens More Likely To Do Drugs [Headlines]

A survey says 12 to 17-year-olds on Facebook are 5 times more likely to try alcohol, smoking and drugs.

Advertising Philip Morris Sues Over Australian Plans To Ban Logos From Cigarette Packets [Headlines]

Australian government plans to replace tobacco companies' branding with grisly images of the consequences of smoking.

Advertising Can Rebranding Encourage Better Health?

A minimalist approach to cigarette packaging questions how much brand identity plays in keeping smokers in the habit.

Innovation Monocolumn: Giving Up A Criminal Habit

There are few pleasures to be had behind bars, but smoking has always been one of them – a fixture of prison life as ubiquitous as locked doors and bare walls. For New Zealand’s jailbirds, though, those days are numbered.

Innovation Monocolumn: Why Giving Up Is Hard To Do

A small tax increase on cigarettes brings into question the sneaky tactics of Japanese tobacco companies.