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FDA Tobacco Compliance Webinars

October 29, 2014 at 2 PM - Update on Substantial Equivalence (SE) reports and a discussion of the recently published final guidance on grandfathered tobacco products. The guidance provides information on what is needed to demonstrate that a tobacco prod
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
added Oct 27, 2014 15:25
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FDA to Host Tobacco Webinar on Substantial Equivalents

The webinar series, which began in 2010, is designed to provide FDA tobacco compliance education and information to retailers and small businesses. Wednesday’s webinar, which will take place at 2 pm (EDT), will include an update on Substantial Equivalenc
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Oct 27, 2014 15:25
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[Italy] PMI Opens Pilot Plant and Celebrates Groundbreaking on Construction of New Manufacturing Facility for Potentially Reduced-Risk Products

its first pilot plant for the production of potentially reduced-risk products (“RRPs”*). The pilot plant, just outside Bologna in Zola Predosa, is now in operation, while PMI's first manufacturing facility for larger scale production of RRPs is currently
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Oct 10, 2014 14:10
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[North Carolina] Good news and bad news in latest NC teen tobacco use survey

Worst news? Fewer young smokers are trying to quit... found that tobacco was up among teens in North Carolina to 29.7 percent from 25.8 percent since the last survey in 2011. ...While fewer students smoke cigarettes, more teens have turned to other tobacc
WBTV Channel 3 CBS (Charlotte, NC)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:33
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SULLUM: Alarmed at Increase in Smoking, New York Regulators Resist a Much Safer Alternative - Hit & Run

"Instead of supporting their use to help people quit smoking," notes Jeff Stier of the National Center for Public Policy Research, "the New York City public health establishment spends resources demonizing e-cigarettes and making them less appealing to p
Reason Magazine
added Sep 18, 2014 15:44
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[Asia, India] Punjab sees rise in number of tobacco users

men who smoke in cities of the state has climbed to 14.2% while the figure is 10.5% for rural areas. Besides, 10.2% men use other forms of tobacco to get the kick.
Times of India
added Sep 17, 2014 14:28
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[Massachusetts] Worcester health official says new tobacco regs will block loopholes

Brindisi, director of the city Division of Public Health, said proposed amendments to the city's tobacco control ordinance will allow the city to keep pace with "other" tobacco products that slip through regulatory loopholes. The proposed amendments inc
Worcester (MA) Telegram & Gazette
added Sep 17, 2014 11:09
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[Korea - South] E-Cigarette Sales Rise Rapidly on Announcement of Cigarett Price Hike

After the government announces that it would raise the price of cigarettes by 80 percent from January next year, the sales of alternative tobacco products such as electronic cigarettes are rising quickly.
Korea IT Times (kr)
added Sep 16, 2014 00:37
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Reynolds American: Adapting To The Switch Towards A Healthy Lifestyle

the acceptance of American Heart Association AHA to use e-cigarettes in the process of giving up smoking could provide uplift to the product's demand. In the quest to achieve a mark in this growing market, Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE:RAI) has recently ac
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Sep 16, 2014 00:07
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[UK] BAT Seeking to Have New Tobacco Alternative Available on NHS

Nicoventures, a company formed by British American Tobacco Plc (BATS) to develop substitute nicotine products, is seeking approval for its Voke inhalation device to be made available on the U.K. National Health Service as it seeks an edge in the growing
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Sep 13, 2014 06:47
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