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A 2017 study by Esther Katende on the impact of second-hand clothing on the East African region states: "In the 1960s to the early 1980s, the clothing and shoes industrial sector in East Africa was thriving and producing for both the local markets as well as the export market, and employing thousands of people.
If you buy second-hand goods online from a trader then you are covered by The Consumer Contracts Regulations 2013 and this means that if you don't like what you have ordered for any reason you can cancel and get a full refund.
Poor people can buy imported second-hand clothes at reasonable price from Lunda bazaars to mitigate the hardships of winter.
In an interview with the Gulf Times recently, Jawad al-Lawati, senior consultant, Ministry of Health, Oman, proposed the idea, quoting Article 8 of WHO Framework Convention On Tobacco Control (FCTC), which states that second-hand smoking is a seriously dangerous problem for the non-smokers.
It will not only be a good gift to ourselves to maintain good health but also to show care for your loved ones by protecting them from second-hand smoke," said New Vois Association of the Philippines (NVAP) President Emer Rojas.
With the effects of second-hand smoke having serious consequences for a child s health, Public Health Minister Maureen Watt today highlighted that it is never safe to smoke in the home or car as the next phase of the Take it Right Outside campaign got underway.
All of their mothers were non-smokers, but twenty-nine percent (175) were exposed to second-hand smoke while pregnant.
Second-hand smoke is a common indoor pollutant in the home, making passive smoking serious health risk for both those who smoke and those who do not.
The high inflation has compelled us to buy hand-me-downs from landa bazaars," said Waseem Kiyani, a customer at a second-hand clothes shop at Aabpara Market.
Fresh Start Wales aims to reduce children's exposure to second-hand smoke by raising awareness of the associated dangers it poses.
The Bulgarian Air Force is thus expected to get "third-hand" planes for a much higher price, the daily concludes, noting that the board numbers of the second-hand Portuguese F-16s were published at http://f-16.
Children growing up with parents or siblings who smoke are around 90% more likely to become smokers themselves, but the second-hand smoke they breathe in by being around smokers is extremely dangerous in itself.