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FDA Launches Compliance Webinars

The Center for Tobacco Products is offering a series of webinars to help industry understand a recently finalized rule extending the FDA’s authority to all tobacco products. Under the rule, which is often referred to as the “deeming rule,”... The first s
The Cigar Authority
added May 19, 2016 16:23
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FDA's Final Deeming Regulations Move to Next Step

now in the hands of the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review. The FDA has not made public the final version of the deeming regulations. According to the National Association of Tobacco Outlets (NATO), the submission of the final
Convenience Store News
added Oct 22, 2015 21:52
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GOTTLIEB: Overcautious FDA has lost its way

The solid regulatory framework itself, built around a public health standard, is extremely powerful and should result in potentially transformative actions, such as (1) eliminating menthol; (2) regulating nicotine levels to reduce dramatically abuse liabi
Tobacco Control
added Apr 12, 2014 14:46
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Tobacco harm reduction: The need for new products that can compete with cigarettes [Addictive Behaviors]

• The medical and regulatory consensus is that nicotine itself is relatively safe. • Snus use in Sweden provides strong evidence in support of harm reduction. • E-cigarettes are seen by many smokers as an attractive alternative to cigarettes. • Regulated,
Science Direct
added Dec 9, 2013 20:16
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[UK] Smoking knowledge still a real drag

In a new survey conducted by OnePoll, more than one in four people (28 per cent) are still unaware that smoking is the leading cause of mouth cancer, a disease that kills one person every five hours in the UK. A lack of knowledge didn't stop at traditio
Rochdale Online (uk)
added Oct 15, 2013 14:06
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Star Scientific leaving smokeless business

Star Scientific Inc. said Monday it is getting out of the smokeless tobacco business, discouraged by the regulatory environment for its Ariva and Stonewall Hard products. The company, based in Glen Allen, Va., said it will concentrate on its pharmaceuti
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 18, 2012 04:25
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Tobacco Industry Works to Block Rules on E-Cigarettes

The e-cigarette and cigar industries have enlisted high-profile lobbyists and influential congressional allies...documents obtained by The New York Times show that Altria last year distributed draft legislation on Capitol Hill that would eliminate the new
New York Times
added Sep 2, 2016 15:18
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Multiple tobacco product use among US adolescents and young adults [FREE FULL TEXT]

54% were single product users, 25% dual users and 21% multiple users....Nearly half of current adolescent and young adult tobacco users in this study engaged in dual and multiple tobacco product use; the majority of them used products that fall outside cu
Tobacco Control
added Feb 23, 2016 16:04
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SEC FILINGS DETAILS 02/11/2016 10-K Annual Report

RAI encourages the migration of adult smokers to smoke-free tobacco products and other products...Outstanding jury verdicts in favor of the Engle Progeny plaintiffs have been entered against RJR Tobacco in the amount of $184.2 million in compensatory dama
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Feb 11, 2016 15:47
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Fed agencies want tobacco packaging lawsuit tossed

Two federal health agencies have filed — as expected — for a dismissal of a lawsuit by the Big Three tobacco manufacturers that aims to prevent implementation of new packaging guidelines. The Food and Drug Administration and Department of Health and Huma
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 9, 2015 20:06
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