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Heat-not-burn cigarette alternative faces US scrutiny

The FDA review said some non-smokers, including young people, would likely experiment with iQOS. Reviewers also questioned if smokers would completely switch to iQOS from cigarettes. In company studies, less than 20 percent of U.S. users switched complet
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 22, 2018 21:49

Modified Risk Tobacco Product Applications: Applications for IQOS System With Marlboro Heatsticks, IQOS System With Marlboro Smooth Menthol Heatsticks, and IQOS System With Marlboro Fresh Menthol Heatsticks: Extension of Comment Period

(FDA) is extending the period for public comment on modified risk tobacco product applications (MRTPAs) submitted by Philip Morris...FDA intends to establish a date on which the comment period will close by publishing a notice in the Federal Register
added Jan 13, 2018 14:32

Derek Yach responds to accusations against Smoke-Free Foundation

Derek Yach wants to assure his peers that he has not “gone over to the dark side.”... He said that despite believing in the provisions of the FCTC in preventing people from becoming smokers, he thinks that it does not do much in assisting existing smokers
Vaping Post (ch)
added Dec 22, 2017 16:02

10-year corporate affairs objectives, strategies

A 2014 Philip Morris International document outlining the company's 10-year plan for reduced-risk products such as iQOS and for its conventional cigarettes business.
added Dec 21, 2017 16:41

The Philip Morris Files: Humming Along / PART 4: How Philip Morris is selling regulators on its hot new smoking device

executives are traversing the globe to lobby health authorities on the benefits of iQOS, the little machine the tobacco giant says is key to the company's future. The novel argument: While iQOS uses tobacco, it shouldn't be categorized as a cigarette beca
added Dec 21, 2017 16:27

[UK] Tobacco giant Imperial steps up vaping efforts but profits come in below expectations

The maker of Gauloises and West cigarettes had so far only developed e-cigarettes, which use nicotine liquid
The Independent (uk)
added Nov 7, 2017 23:22

Philip Morris Bets on Heated Tobacco to Keep Things Rolling

Something new is helping make up the difference this year, though. Sales of heated tobacco products, which heat tobacco in water to create a vapor, and according to Philip Morris, reduce the risks associated with inhaling combustible products, have incre
Motley Fool
added Oct 29, 2017 18:31

Studies support the reduced-risk potential of glo™

• The numbers and levels of toxicants in gloTM emissions are significantly lower than in cigarette smoke, meaning it has the potential to be reduced risk • Unlike cigarette smoke, gloTM vapour is not toxic to human cells in the lab • A comparative assessm
added Oct 26, 2017 18:44

[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Consumers wary as tax hike looms on HNB tobacco

Following the passage of a tax hike bill on heat-not-burn tobacco products at a parliamentary committee, South Korean consumers are bracing for a price hike to begin as early as next month. On Friday, the strategy and finance committee of the Nationa
Korea Herald (kr)
added Oct 25, 2017 00:24

[Canada, Japan] Heat-not-burn tobacco: The emerging smoking trend that has experts worried

Heat-not-burn products exist in Canada now, but the popularity is just beginning to grow, says Dr. Matthew Stanbrook, a specialist in respirology at Toronto Western Hospital. “It’s in the midst of gaining popularity but it’s still fairly low-key,” he sa
Global News (ca)
added Oct 18, 2017 15:40
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