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[Asia, India] Exclude tobacco companies from CSR regime, PIL in Madras high court pleads

Cigarette, beedi and kattha manufacturers should be kept out of the corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives, as it would help them promote their brands and earn good will, they should instead be asked to pay their CSR contributions directly to s
Times of India
added Apr 7, 2014 15:57
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KROLL: What Are Bidis And Why Is The FDA Regulating Tobacco Products?

The Act continues to raise concerns as to the ethics of a regulatory safety agency should continue to allow sales of products know to still be the leading cause of death in the United States.
Forbes
added Feb 25, 2014 12:29
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[Asia, Nevada] Cigarettes From India Toxic?

Regulators admit that it is unlikely they will ever be able to stop young people from illegally experimenting with tobacco. However they say FDA can and will continue to do something in the way of regulations when companies wish to hide ingredients in pr
The Guardian Express Newspaper (Las Vegas, NV)
added Feb 23, 2014 16:19
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[Asia, India] Kerala district leads in enforcing anti-tobacco laws

A Kerala district, known to be a bidi manufacturing hub, leads in enforcing tobacco control law in the state, says police. The figures put out by Kerala Police for the period January-December 2013 show that 12,647 fines for violating the law were levied
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Feb 23, 2014 16:14
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Misbranded and Adulterated NSE Tobacco Products

To legally sell a new FDA-regulated tobacco product in the United States, you must receive a written order from FDA permitting the sale of a new tobacco product under one of three pathways. (Read more about each of these pathways.)
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
added Feb 23, 2014 16:10
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FDA's First-Ever NSE Orders for Marketed Tobacco Products

We have released a draft guidance document that explains the enforcement policy the agency intends to follow with respect to tobacco products that entered the market during the grace period and later receive NSE orders. The draft guidance is available fo
FDA Blogs
added Feb 23, 2014 16:01
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FDA Issues 1st Ban Under Tobacco Control Act ($$)

In order to pass, companies must show that their products are “substantially equivalent” to other products that are eligible under the act, according to the agency. The agency said that it will not take any enforcement action for roughly a month agains
Law360
added Feb 23, 2014 15:51
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FDA for the First Time Orders Tobacco Products Pulled Off the Market, Sending Strong Message to Manufacturers about Complying with 2009 Law

a strong message to tobacco companies that the FDA will seriously enforce this critical provision of the law, which is aimed at preventing manufacturers from introducing products that are even more harmful, addictive or appealing to children. We commend t
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 22, 2014 19:51
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F.D.A. Orders 4 Bidi Cigarette Brands Removed From Shelves

“It’s a big deal,” said Matthew L. Myers, the president of the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, an advocacy group. “This is first time the F.D.A. has ever ordered a product to be removed from the market for broad public health concerns.” “It’s also signi
New York Times
added Feb 22, 2014 19:49
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FDA pulls cigarette brand from stores

The FDA is forcing Jash International to stop selling and distributing its line of Sutra Bidi tobacco products in the U.S., and is giving retailers 30 days to pull the products from shelves.
The Hill
added Feb 21, 2014 15:08
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