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British American Tobacco Australia—Pall Mall and Dunhill Cigarettes

PRA number: 2013/13806
Date published: 29th October 2013
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Product information

Product description

Certain variants and packs of Pall Mall and Dunhill cigarettes featuring the "Smoking Causes Heart Disease" Graphic Health Warning

Identifying features

Pall Mall Smooth Amber 40s - EAN 9310797271653
Dunhill 2x25 Distinct Blue (twin pack carton, not individual packets) - EAN 9310797265829
Dunhill 2x25 Infinite White (twin pack carton, not individual packets) - EAN 9310797267458
Dunhill 2x25 Premier Red (twin pack carton, not individual packets) - EAN 9310797267434
Dunhill 2x25 Refined Grey (twin pack carton, not individual packets) - EAN 9310797267441
Pall Mall Slims 23/138 Fine Silver (cartons, not individual packets) - EAN 9310797277983
Pall Mall Slims 23/138 Menthol Green (cartons, not individual packets) - EAN 9310797278027
Pall Mall Slims 23/138 Smooth Amber (cartons, not individual packets) - EAN 9310797277969
Pall Mall Slims 23/138 Rich Blue (cartons, not individual packets) - EAN 9310797277945
Dunhill Fine Cut 20/200 Navy (cartons and individual packets) - EAN 9310797256223
Dunhill Fine Cut 20/200 White (cartons and individual packets) - EAN 9310797256506

What are the defects?

One of the seven Set B Graphic Health Warnings (the "Smoking Causes Heart Disease" GHW) features the previously mandated image, not the current one, which was replaced by the Competition and Consumer (Tobacco) Amendment Information Standard 2012.

What are the hazards?

The required Graphic Health Warnings have been specifically developed to assist in preventing deaths and illness attributable to tobacco products by preventing uptake or relapse and encouraging cessation of tobacco use.

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

Various tobacco retailers

Supplier

British American Tobacco Australia

What should consumers do?

Return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund or a replacement product.