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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.
Jan 16, 2018 Vaping Post (ch)
added Jan 16, 2018 15:21
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
Jan 16, 2018 Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Jan 16, 2018 14:58
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
Jan 15, 2018 Birmingham Mail (uk)
added Jan 15, 2018 23:11
The Glo store doesn’t look like a tobacconist. ...more like an artisanal coffee bar. But it sells Glo-branded white paper sticks stuffed with tobacco that — gasp! — you can light up and smoke. “It’s a new way to enjoy tobacco,” says Eda, grinning betwee
Jan 14, 2018 Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 14, 2018 21:34
JUUL started off as a way of providing the world’s one billion smokers with an alternative to combustible tobacco products. With their goal to completely eliminate smoking, JUUL has now become the number one vapour product in the United States, according
Jan 13, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
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Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on FDA decision to seek additional time to reassess rule that would have changed longstanding practices for how the agency determined the 'intended use' of medical products
final rule notice that primarily addressed when tobacco products will be regulated as medical products, and more specifically which responsibilities for the regulation of tobacco products fall within our medical product centers versus our tobacco center.
Jan 12, 2018 PR Newswire
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Host–agent–vector–environment measures for electronic cigarette research used in NIH grants [FREE FULL TEXT]
This analysis revealed a heavy focus on Host measures (73%) and a lack of focus on Environment measures. The predominant focus on Host measures may have the unintended effect of limiting the evidence base for tobacco control and regulatory science. Furthe
Jan 12, 2018 Tobacco Control
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Clarification: No Deadline Set for Public Comments on Philip Morris Products S.A. MRTP Applications
Jan 12, 2018 FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jan 12, 2018 22:13
Inflammatory and Oxidative Responses Induced by Exposure to Commonly Used e-Cigarette Flavoring Chemicals and Flavored e-Liquids without Nicotine [FREE FULL TEXT]
Our data suggest that the flavorings used in e-juices can trigger an inflammatory response in monocytes, mediated by ROS production, providing insights into potential pulmonary toxicity and tissue damage in e-cigarette users.
Jan 11, 2018 Frontiers Journals (cz)
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In the 30 months it took the FDA to analyze and reject the first MRTP application, 1.2 million Americans died from smoking. The agency must move faster in its evaluation of obviously lower-risk smoke-free tobacco products and give them MRTP status.
Jan 11, 2018 R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
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