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Chicago 2008

Smoking ban in a Hotel in Chicago

The Hilton Chicago is a famous luxury hotel in Chicago, Illinois. The hotel is a Chicago landmark
that overlooks Grant Park, Lake Michigan, and the Museum Campus. It is currently the third
largest hotel in Chicago in terms of the number of guest rooms; however, it has the largest
total meeting and event space of any Chicago hotel.

A lobby hall of the Hilton Chicago Hotel.

(L) A bar corner face to the passage to a lobby. (R) A restaurant face to the passage to a lobby.

(L) Women smoking outside of the Hilton. (R) The sign plaque at the entrance of a bar of the first floor of the Hilton.

The total guest room of the Chicago Hilton is 1,544. The number of the smoking rooms is 78.
All smoking rooms are on the 10th floor. The percentage of smoking rooms is 5%.

Smoking Restriction at Hotels in the World: Actual Survey
The ratio of a smoking guest room to the total hotel rooms was calculated,
based on-the-spot investigation.

No smoking sign plate sponsored by the Illinois Department of Public Health.

John Hancock Center on the North Michigan Avenue in Chicago is the 100-story, 344 meters high
skyscraper. When completed in 1969, it was the second tallest building in the world.

A lake shore business district, downtown Chicago, viewed from the Hancock Observatory.

(L) The John Hancock Center
(R) The sign plate shows 'Smoking is a danger', which is observed on the passage of the 94th-floor observatory
and the 96th floor Signature Lounge .

シカゴヒルトンホテルは1927年に建設された米国でも由緒あるホテルである。総客室、1,544、喫煙客室は78室( 5%)で

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O'Hare International Airport /Departure Smoking ban in public places in Illinois

2008年5月執筆 2009年10月英文加筆
禁煙席ネット主宰 日本タバコフリー学会顧問 医学博士 宮本順伯
The photographs were taken in May, and the article was written in August 2008,

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Special Note:
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 Smoke-free hotels in Japan
 Domestic travel in Japan
 Smoke-free should be the minimum standard for the host city in the Olympic.
 WHO: Smoking should be banned in all public spaces.
 World population: seven billion v.s. Declining birth rate in Japan
 Nobody in the earth can destroy the natural beauty of the land.
 Tax saving's rental housing is mushrooming.

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