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FDA Regulation of E-Cigarettes: The What, When, and Warnings

final rule extending its regulation of "tobacco products" to include electronic cigarettes and similar products, sometimes called Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS). Specifically, the regulations will apply to vaporizers, vape pens, hookah pens,
JD Supra, LLC
added May 19, 2016 03:27

[Canada] Hookah lounges, pot cafés and e-cigarette stores could face new rules in Ontario

The proposed amendment to the Smoke-Free Ontario Act would treat all forms of smoking — including herbal cigarettes, hookahs and other water pipes, as well as so-called vaporizers — the same way tobacco smoke is treated under the law. That means hookah l
National Post (ca)
added May 17, 2016 17:03

Alan Rickman's last film Alice Through The Looking Glass premieres in London

Rickman stars as the hookah-smoking Blue Caterpillar, Absolem, a role he played in Alice In Wonderland.
Press Association (uk)
added May 11, 2016 02:39

FDA tobacco czar explains the agency's new clampdown on e-cigarettes

Mitch Zeller: The main news here is that finally e-cigarettes, cigars, hookah, and pipes will be regulated by the FDA, which is a milestone in consumer protection. Congress told the agency, "You're in the business of regulating tobacco products to reduc
Vox Media
added May 9, 2016 21:20

IASLC commends FDA move to regulate e-cigarettes, cigars

The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) applauds the U.S. FDA's decision to extend its regulation of tobacco products to e-cigarettes, cigars, hookah tobacco, and pipe tobacco, among other products. This action by the FDA puts t
added May 9, 2016 21:18

[New York] Hookah lounge fears smoking age change

“We’re scrambling. It’s not just us that’s affected: landlords are potentially affected, employees are affected, these young adults have nowhere to go to,” added Halia.
WTEN TV ABC Channel 10 (Albany, NY)
added May 8, 2016 16:36

National Alliance for Hispanic Health statement on FDA Action on Tobacco: Will Save Lives And Help Reverse Hispanic Tobacco Tipping Point

will save lives by finally including cigars, hookah tobacco, pipe tobacco and e-cigarettes as regulated products. No form of tobacco use is safe and the rise of smoking among Hispanic youth, particularly use of e-cigarettes, has created a tobacco tipping
PR Newswire
added May 5, 2016 18:41

Products, Ingredients & Components

FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) finalized a rule to regulate: E-Cigarettes and All Other Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) E-Cigarettes Dissolvables Pipe Tobacco Hookah Tobacco Hookah Tobacco
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
added May 5, 2016 16:05

Extending Authorities to All Tobacco Products, Including E-Cigarettes, Cigars, and Hookah

This action is a milestone in consumer protection – going forward, the FDA will be able to: Review new tobacco products not yet on the market; Help prevent misleading claims by tobacco product manufacturers; Evaluate the ingredients of tobacco products
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
added May 5, 2016 15:58
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[Canada] Region of Peel One Step Closer to Prohibiting Waterpipe Smoking in Public Places

Today, Peel Regional Council voted to enact a by-law to prohibit the use of waterpipes (also known as hookah) in enclosed public places, enclosed workplaces, restaurants and bar patios, schools, playgrounds, and sporting areas within Peel region. The by-l
Region of Peel (ca)
added May 3, 2016 15:56
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