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JUUL Labs Announces Comprehensive Strategy to Combat Underage Use

JUUL Labs today announced it will take additional decisive action by actively supporting state and federal initiatives to raise the minimum age to 21+ to purchase tobacco products as part of an initial investment of $30 million over the next three years d
PR Newswire
added Apr 25, 2018 15:44
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FDA reveals 40 warning letters to e-cigarette retailers for sales to youth

“The FDA has been conducting a large-scale, undercover nationwide blitz to crack down on the sale of e-cigarettes – specifically JUUL products – to minors at both brick-and-mortar and online retailers,” the regulator said. (Reporting by Manas Mishra in B
Reuters
added Apr 25, 2018 14:24
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E-Cigarette Sting Operation Prompts Warnings to Retailers

A U.S. government-led sting operation of retailers including 7-Eleven Inc. stores and Royal Dutch Shell Plc gas stations led to 40 warnings for selling Juul e-cigarettes to kids. The Food and Drug Administration letters are part of an undercover operati
Bloomberg News
added Apr 25, 2018 14:23
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FDA should revise its new guidance on listing of ingredients in tobacco products to require disclosure of all ingredients that can become toxic during normal use

My colleagues and I just submitted this comment ... FDA should revise its new guidance on listing of ingredients in tobacco products to require disclosure of all ingredients that can become toxic during normal use
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 25, 2018 14:21
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[California] GLANTZ: Today was a bad day for e-cigarettes and flavored tobacco products generally, particularly JUUL

The California Department of Public Health launched a brilliant (and colorful) educational effort on the impact of flavored tobacco products on kids. You can see the TV ads on “the tobacco industry’s kids menu” here. At least two of the ads, Fruit Can
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 25, 2018 14:20
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UPDATE 2-BAT boosts vaping investment again as competition heats up

is raising its investment in new vaping devices again, as Big Tobacco reacts to new competitors such as fast-growing U.S. group Juul. Cigarette sales are declining, as more people curb the deadly habit due to rising taxes and a proliferation of alternat
Reuters
added Apr 25, 2018 14:18
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[UK] E-cigarettes in danger of becoming 'lifestyle choice' before safety is proven, warns health prof

E-cigarettes are being marketed as ‘edgy lifestyle devices’ which could encourage people to use them for too long, the deputy chief executive of the NHS health watchdog has warned. Speaking at the Science and Technology committee, Professor Gillian Leng
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 25, 2018 14:17
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Warning Letters Issued to Retailers for Selling JUUL to Minors

These 40 retailers received warning letters from the FDA Center for Tobacco Products for selling e-cigarettes – specifically JUUL products – to minors. FDA issued these warning letters (PDF) in April 2018 as part of a concerted effort to ensure youth are
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Apr 25, 2018 14:17
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[Europe] PISINGER: Can e-cigarettes help save lives? It’s complicated | View

Portugal has, for example, regulations on child safety, minimum age, advertising, promotion, sponsorship, health warning labelling, flavors, sale and vape-free areas, and Austria and Belgium have banned sale. Let this be an inspiration for other European
EuroNews
added Apr 25, 2018 14:15
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FDA Warning Wire: Spring Storm Over Youth E-Cig Sales ($$)

The FDA said that it's taking action to stop youth use of e-cigarettes, which the agency says are "wildly popular" with kids, many of whom may be using devices that closely resemble USB flash drives. This may make them more attractive to children and tee
Law360
added Apr 25, 2018 14:05
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