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Take 2 Of The Tobacco Product Substantial Equivalence Rule ($$)

Food and Drug Administration issued last month a second edition of its March 2015 Guidance “Demonstrating the Substantial Equivalence of a New Tobacco Product.”[1] Under the Tobacco Control Act, “new tobacco products” (i.e., products introduced to the U.
added Oct 7, 2015 13:39

Is Philip Morris International Facing an Industry Civil War?

some even more surprising criticism of iQOS and Philip Morris came from an unusual source: rival Imperial Tobacco. The comments show the high stakes in the tobacco-alternative market and could lead to further disagreements among major companies in the ind
Motley Fool
added Oct 5, 2015 20:37

The Minefield Of E-Cigarette Labeling And Promotion ($$)

the U.S. Food and Drug Administration the authority to regulate the manufacture, distribution and marketing of tobacco products. In April 2014, the FDA issued a proposed rule (the...
added Oct 2, 2015 15:27

Big Tobacco Sues FDA Again Over Revised Label Guidance ($$)

“Under FDA’s view, if a manufacturer makes a label change that renders the product ‘distinct’ from its predicates, the manufacturer cannot market the product without preauthorization — which requires waiting for 90 days in some cases and for an unlimited
added Oct 1, 2015 21:53

New Studies Show Need for FDA to Quickly Regulate All Tobacco Products and Ban All Flavored Tobacco Products

demonstrate the urgent need for the FDA to issue its long-overdue final rule regulating all tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes and cigars, and to expand the current ban on candy- and fruit-flavored cigarettes to include all flavored tobacco
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Oct 1, 2015 13:48

Tobacco manufacturers revive lawsuit against FDA

Altria Group Inc., Lorillard Inc. and Reynolds American Inc., along with subsidiaries, sued April 14 over rules for packaging labels that they consider too restrictive under the federal Tobacco Control Act of 2009.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 1, 2015 08:52

AAFP Tells FDA to Require Warnings on Liquid Nicotine

AAFP believes the FDA should require child-resistant packaging for liquid nicotine and all other novel tobacco products," said the letter. "Given that nicotine is an addictive drug, child-resistant packaging and graphical warnings are immediate and common
American Family Physician
added Sep 29, 2015 23:43

Letter - FDA Child Resistant Packaging and Nicotine Warnings

FDA action to require appropriate warning labels and child-resistant packaging is necessary to protect the public health against inadvertent nicotine exposure. The risks of not establishing requirements for clear warning labels and child-resistant packagi
added Sep 29, 2015 23:29

[New York] AGs Attack Liquid Nicotine, E-cigarettes

“As more and more Americans – especially young people – take up e-cigarettes, it is more important than ever that the FDA ensures our children are protected from the dangers of liquid nicotine,” Schneiderman said . “Child-resistant packaging and health w
North Country (NY) Gazette (blog)
added Sep 29, 2015 23:16

U.S. states urge FDA to ensure warnings on liquid nicotine products

Attorneys general of 33 U.S. states, including New York's Eric Schneiderman, urged the Food and Drug Administration to ensure health warning labels on nicotine-containing liquids and other novel tobacco products. The attorneys general in a letter on Tue
added Sep 29, 2015 23:09
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