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VIDEO: New Jersey Schools Crack Down On Vaping With Stricter Punishments For Students

You vape, you get drug tested — that’s the deal in Essex County school districts, like Millburn and Montclair, and in Bergen County districts, like Ramsey. Policies are being upgraded as e-cigarettes become more popular among teens. If caught using a va
CBS New York - Ch. 2
added Jan 18, 2018 18:23
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[Romania] BAT’s Ploiesti plant could be candidate for new Glo production

Romania is the first EU market where British American Tobacco (BAT) launched its next generation product called Glo in December and the company might consider its plant in Ploiesti for the production of this new range. In Ploiesti, BAT has already moved
Business Review (ro)
added Jan 17, 2018 20:02
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[Asia, Israel] EQUALIZATION ON CIGARETTE AND IQOS TAXES PLEASES HEALTH ORANIZATIONS

The Finance Ministry has decided to equalize the taxes on Philip Morris’s heated-tobacco product iQOS with those on regular cigarettes. Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon had stated numerous times that he would not do so because he “opposed raising taxes,” b
Jerusalem Post
added Jan 31, 2018 15:23
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[Europe] Commission opposes excise tax on e-cigarettes and novel tobacco products, for now

Due to limited data, the European Commission has decided not to propose a harmonised approach for excise taxation of e-cigarettes and other novel tobacco products until further information about these products is available. The EU executive stated that
EurActiv
added Jan 17, 2018 20:36
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[Massachusetts] EDITORIAL: Educators, parents must catch up to vaping trends

Encouragingly, educators are updating school policy to make it clear that e-cigarettes are barred on school grounds, and that using them carries consequences. Schools have also worked to educate parents, letting them know their children may be at risk.
Lawrence (MA) Eagle-Tribune
added Jan 17, 2018 08:46
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[Oregon] WEBER: GUEST VIEWPOINT FDA rule lets Big Tobacco crush vape products

As the owner of Vape Crusaders, a vape shop and e-liquid manufacturer in Roseburg, and as a former smoker myself, I know about the damage caused by cigarettes. I smoked for 14 years and spent seven of those years trying anything that would help me quit —
Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added Jan 17, 2018 08:45
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Alternative tobacco use by adolescents associated with greater odds of future cigarette smoking

The study analyzed data from a nationally-representative sample of more than 10,000 adolescents, ages 12 to 17. It is the largest study to date to estimate the impact between alternative tobacco use and the subsequent start of conventional cigarette smok
News-Medical.net
added Jan 16, 2018 15:47
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[UK] More data in favour of the relative safety of HnB products

The independent Committee on Toxicity of Chemicals in Food, Consumer Products and the Environment (COT) reviewed the two "heat-not-burn" tobacco products that are sold in the UK, and found them to be less risky than regular cigarettes.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Jan 16, 2018 15:21
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[Asia] In Blow to Philip Morris, Israel to Tax iQOS E-cigarettes Like Ordinary Cigarettes

the device will be taxed like ordinary cigarettes, at a rate of 65% of its price. However, the excise tax was introduced through the state budget, under pressure from the attorney general. The move presumably forces Kahlon to sign an order that has been o
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Jan 16, 2018 14:58
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[UK] "Heat-not-burn" tobacco products 'likely to pose less risk than cigarettes'

the products, which heat tobacco in a device to produce a vapour instead of burning it as in conventional cigarettes, still pose a risk to users, the independent Committee on Toxicity of Chemicals in Food, Consumer Products and the Environment (COT) annou
Birmingham Mail (uk)
added Jan 15, 2018 23:11
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