Kalispell is the largest city and commercial center of northwest Montana.
The city is also
the gateway to Glacier National Park. Glacier Park International Airport,
which is located 13 kms
northeast of Kalispell, and 40 kms southeast of West Glacier, the West
Entrance to the Park.
An outlet store of tobacco sale at Kalispell: A large retailer in the city
of 20,000 population
An outlet store of tobacco sale at Kalispell
The price of Marlboro is $5.35 ( 428 Yen ) here.
Smoking is permitted, but not inside: This is an advertisement of the electric
Montana has been served as Marlboro Country in advertisements.
Wayne McLaren, an actor sponsored by a tobacco company, died at age of
51 from a lung cancer.
Glacier Park International Airport, Montana
A gateway international airport to the Glacier National Park
No smoking allowed in the terminal building of Glacier International Airport.
Jackson Hole International Airport, Wyoming
(L) Chinese passengers were smoking outside a terminal building of the
(R) Terminal lobby of the Jackson Hole International Airport
Montana, once Marlboro Country, passed statewide smoking ban.
Smoking is prohibited in a restaurant, cafe and bar.
Salt Lake City International Airport, Utah
Salt Lake City International Airport is located in western Salt Lake City, 6.4 kms far from the central business
The airport is the fourth largest and westernmost hub for Delta Air Lines
and a major hub for Delta Connection air lines.
The airport ranked 1st in the US for on time departures and arrivals as
of April 2012.
(L) Delicate Arch in Arches National Park in Utah posted in a lobby of
Salt Lake City Airport
(R) Tax-free shop sells Marlboro and other cigarette products. No health
warning sign was visible.
(L) The big tax-free price of three cartons of Marlboro is 90 dollars.
(R) A control tower and Delta Airline aircraft at Salt Lake City International
Salt Lake City International Airport violated the Utah Indoor Clean Air
Act 2007, or is it the exception?
Smoking room in a terminal building of Salt Lake City Airport:
No door is provided in the smoking room, and a toxic tobacco-smoke is flowing
out to the airport corridor.
Smoking room in a terminal building of the airport: This area has an automatic
door to close the section for smokers.
Utah Clean Air Act Smoking is prohibited in a restaurant, cafe and bar.
A smoking control in US airports
Smoking restriction of the world airports
Smoking in California's street and a tobacco sale
Numerous California communities have adopted local 100% smokefree laws
that are stronger
than the state law and close the gaps in indoor coverage, providing workers
and the public 100%
smokefree protection in enclosed workplaces and public places. Additionally,
communities are expanding smokefree protections to outdoor workplaces and
where people gather, such as near building entrances, in service lines,
on patio dining areas,
and at parks, beaches, community events, and recreation facilities.
How was the city in Oakland and San Francisco at present?
(L) A smoking booth outside of the Oakland International Airport (M) Cigarette
ash at a designated place
(R) No-smoking sign at San Francisco International Airport
(L) No smoking booths present in the terminal of San Francisco International Airport.
Smokers are requested to put a cigarette at the outside designated place
(R) Oakland' law enforces not to smoke within 7.6 meters of entrance and
windows of a building.
(L) A passenger was waiting for the cable car in smoking at the Powell-Street terminal.
(R) Muni's car driver was taking a rest with smoking at the Ocean-Beach
(L) No-smoking sign posted at front part of Muni's bus
(R) A woman was smoking at a Muni-train transit stop of N-Line.
A sign in front panel of Muni's bus shows that smoking is not allowed at
a transit stop.
(L) No-smoking sign observed at the China Town, San Francisco
(R) In San Francisco, no law prohibited smoking if far from a building.
(L) Smoking-restriction sign at Nikko Hotel International and at Fisherman's
(R) Oriental smokers outside a hotel
Many smokers put a cigarette on the outside of a hotel, because of no-smoking
policy in the public space inside.
Hilton San Francisco Union Square provides 32 smoking guest rooms. Although the rate of smoking to the total rooms is
0.02 per cent,
this is the largest hotel which accommodates smoking guests among the major
hotels in the city.
As many other airports, at Tax-free shop in the Francisco International
Airport sells a cigarette.
The price for Marlboro, Camel and Pall-Mall costs 37 dollars per carton.
The majority of packages
do not show the health warning to the human.
Three cartons of Marlboro cost 100 dollars at Tax-free shop of San Francisco
A carton of Marlboro costs 37 dollars at the Tax-free shop of San Francisco
(L) A few packages show the health warning on tobacco use. (M) Some Camel
was sold at the price of 44 dollars.
International comparison of cigarette prices and taxes
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All photographs were taken in June 2012, and, the article was written in
by Junhaku Miyamoto, M.D., PhD.