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Criminal Liability and Human Rights Violations

Tobacco products kill more people than alcohol, AIDS, car accidents, illegal drugs, murders and suicides combined. Left unchecked, tobacco use will kill 1 billion people this century. As one state Supreme Cou...
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Videos

Learn more about ways Big Tobacco is targeting you, without your knowledge>   Learn more about ASH's social experiment to see if smoking is attractive on Tinder>   ...
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Publications

Reports Click Here to View the Report Click Here to View the Report Policy Papers ASH works hard to inform and educate policy makers and the public about tobacco prevention and the tobacco industr...
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Lessons Learned: Smoke-free Air

Only about half of Americans are protected from exposure to secondhand smoke, whether in public places or at work. Yet, a growing number of foreign countries have achieved complete protection, often in the f...
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Why Read the ASH Report?

It can be hard for modern Americans to understand the amount of influence and harm US society has suffered as a result of tobacco. It’s easy to see the disconnect, as it has been over five decades since more t...
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A Half Century of Avoidable Death

A Global Perspective on Tobacco in America   Read the full report here> Tobacco is the number one cause of preventable death, and while significant progress has been made, international examp...
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About ASH

Vision  A world free from the harm caused by tobacco. Mission To advocate for innovative legal and policy measures to end the global tobacco epidemic.   About ASH Action on Smoking and Health...
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Team

Laurent Huber Executive Director Bio   Chris Bostic Deputy Director for Policy Bio   Megan Arendt Communications Manager Blog Liz Furgurson Chief Op...

Tobacco Treaty

UN Photo/Gitika Noyes The WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) Action on Smoking and Health has been instrumental in the success of the global tobacco control treaty by supporting and serv...