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VIDEO: Cigarette company Philip Morris tries to sell idea of ‘safer’ tobacco

When Philip Morris International took out an ad campaign in Britain claiming it wanted to “give up” smoking, American Lung Association CEO Harold Wimmer had a one-line zinger in return: “Stop selling cigarettes today.” Now the tobacco company is asking
NBC News
added Jan 24, 2018 16:35
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[Australia] ARCHIVE: 'Thank you for smoking': Leyonhjelm confirms Philip Morris backing

Liberal Democratic senator gives speech praising smokers but it emerges party accepted tens of thousands of dollars from tobacco giant in 2013 election
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 24, 2018 16:26
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[Asia] KAMPIS: Heat-Not-Burn Works Wonderfully

In addition to examining thousands of pages of positive data that PMI has submitted, the FDA should also look to Asia where heat-not-burn products have proven to be a successful transitional product for smokers looking for a healthier alternative.
American Spectator
added Jan 23, 2018 22:55
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Modified Risk Tobacco Products

TPSAC Meeting Date/Info iQOS system with Marlboro Heatsticks/Philip Morris Products S.A.* TBD** FDA-2017-D-3001 January 24-25, 2018 Camel Snus/ R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company* June 18, 2018*** FDA-2017-N-4678 TBD
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jan 23, 2018 00:48
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[Japan] BIRR: POPULARITY OF A SMOKING ALTERNATIVE IS CAUSING CIGARETTE SALES TO TANK

An alternative tobacco technology that drastically cuts harms from smoking is causing cigarette sales to plummet at an “astounding” pace in Japan. A press released Friday from Japan Tobacco (JT) shows the record declines the company has experienced in c
Daily Vaper (Daily Caller)
added Jan 23, 2018 00:44
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FDA Briefing Document / January 24-25, 2018 / Meeting of the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee (TPSAC) (PDF)

It must be emphasized that this document does not represent final findings, recommendations, or conclusions, and that no regulatory decision on the status of these applications has been made. Indeed, an important aspect of our thinking on these applica
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jan 22, 2018 23:07
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Are High-Tech Tobacco Products Healthier? FDA Wants More Data

While the company’s iQos product reduced exposure to some harmful chemicals compared to smoking, users could still develop certain precancerous lesions similar to those that can be caused by traditional cigarettes, Food and Drug Administration staff said
Bloomberg News
added Jan 22, 2018 22:57
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FDA’s Anti-Smoking Initiative Might Only End Up Benefiting Big Tobacco, Experts Warn

Critics of the FDA's plan are doubtful that tobacco companies will comply by drastically reducing nicotine levels, and concerned that they could also launch cigarette alternatives that still might carry substantial health risks.
Inquisitr
added Jan 22, 2018 22:34
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Philip Morris Products S.A. Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Applications

The Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee meeting scheduled for January 24-25 will be held as planned, even if the current government shutdown continues. Please see the 2018 TPSAC meeting page for further details. To Comment on the Philip Morris
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jan 22, 2018 22:16
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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
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