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The Problem of Secondhand Smoke and Casinos

Although casinos come in many shapes and sizes, they are still workplaces where people have to breathe. The dangers of secondhand smoke are well established by decades of scientific research. Secondhand smoke is a serious health hazard both for short-term and long-term exposure.

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Air Quality at Arkansas Racetracks, Unsafe Environments?

An air quality study at Oaklawn Park Racing and Gaming and Southland Park Gaming and Racing measuring fine particulates.

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Updated Smokefree Casinos List

Check out our most recent list of U.S. Smokefree Casinos and Gambling venues (updated July, 2015).  New additions include Yellow Brick Road Casino in New York (Oneida Nation), Mountaineer Casino…

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Harrah’s New Orleans: Best Casino in the South!

On April 22, 2015 the City of New Orleans joined the ranks of world-class cities with a strong smokefree indoor air law for the health of the city’s world-famous “cultural…

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Editorial on smokfree casinos

Smokefree workplace laws not only save lives, but also boost parity for casino operators across regional gaming markets on this important health issue. We encourage the gaming industry to support…