Currently being floated as candidates for banned from advertising:
- Junk food
- logos/branding generally on cigarette packs – Phillip Morris may sue Australian government over it
Currently being floated as candidates for banned from sale:
Yes, I know the title is flippant. I’m not in principle against banning some items from untrammelled participation in the ‘free’ market given that they can be shown to cause health or safety problems – there’s a public interest in regulation of some markets. But I’ve got a day full of chauffering the family around to various medical appointments, none of which could have been avoided by any of these particular bans, so flippant’s all I got for you today.