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[UK] Vaping could be a “gateway” to smoking for teenagers, study shows share

Children who try vaping because it is “cool” could inadvertently become hooked on nicotine and take up smoking, a new study has warned. E-cigarettes enable smokers to use nicotine without many of the health effects of smoking regular tobacco products,
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 6, 2018 18:18
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[California] Solano Coalition for Better Health: Curbing tobacco through policy change

Solano County’s Tobacco Prevention and Education Program (TPEP) will be leading the way in combatting the tobacco industry’s aggressive marketing strategies through its four-year plan. The new plan includes activities such as working with local cities to
Vallejo (CA) Times-Herald
added Aug 6, 2018 14:01
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Characterizing JUUL-related posts on Twitter

Findings suggest Twitter users are bonding around, and inquiring about, JUUL on social media. JUUL’s discreetness may facilitate its use in places where vaping is prohibited....Despite JUUL’s branding...very few Twitter users mentioned smoking cessation w
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Aug 5, 2018 02:04
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Juul built an e-cigarette empire. Its popularity with teens threatens its future

Schools across the country find themselves similarly searching for solutions. With flavors like creme brulee and mango, one brand in particular, Juul, has become a phenomenon among high school and middle school students. They decorate them with colorful
CNBC
added Aug 6, 2018 14:31
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[China] Millennials’ favourite gadgets dragged into trade war

Few have noticed that ecigarettes and vaporisers from fast-growing companies such as Juul, Pax and Blu, the vast majority of which are made in Shenzhen, have been included in the latest tariff proposals because they appear on a list of import codes vague
Financial Times (uk)
added Aug 8, 2018 02:03
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[UK] PRYOR: A tax on vaping would lead to more smoking deaths

Our smoking rate is the second lowest in Europe because we’ve embraced a liberal, evidence-based approach to e-cigarettes. An unlikely coalition of public health bodies, anti-smoking campaigners and free marketeers is united in recognising that vaping ha
Times Of London (uk)
added Aug 6, 2018 22:40
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[UK] WALLACE: A vaping tax would kill people

A couple of months ago, I warned that the enthusiasm of some Conservative politicians (Sarah Wollaston, I’m looking at you) for dour, miseryguts policies – taxing puddings and sweets, bringing the weight of the state to bear as a tool to bully people for
ConservativeHome (blog) (uk)
added Aug 6, 2018 22:39
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[UK] VAPE TAX 'ILLOGICAL' Taxing e-cigarettes makes ‘no sense’ as they help people quit smoking, experts warn

TAXING vapers makes “no sense” experts said yesterday - after it emerged Treasury beancounters were drawing up plans to slap a tax on e-cigs to pay for the NHS’s £20billion birthday bounty. Whitehall sources are looking at so called “sin taxes” to raise
The Sun (uk)
added Aug 6, 2018 22:38
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[UK] Vaping industry hits back at reports of new tax on e-cigs

The UK Vaping Industry Association (UKVIA) has written to the Treasury in response to reports suggesting that the government is considering introducing a new ‘sin tax’ on vaping products, which would reportedly raise additional tax revenue of £40m. A re
Talking Retail (uk)
added Aug 6, 2018 22:37
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[UK] Chancellor warned off duty on vaping

Britain’s 2.8 million vapers could be taxed in the autumn budget as Philip Hammond seeks funds to pay for a cash injection into the NHS. The Treasury is looking at a range of possible tax rises to pay for the £83 billion extra needed for the health serv
Times Of London (uk)
added Aug 6, 2018 22:37
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