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[UK-Scotland] Edinburgh vaping firm will supply prisoners with e-cigarettes

AN Edinburgh company has won a contract to supply prisoners with e-cigarettes and e-liquid PODs – pre-filled tanks – as the Scottish Prison Service (SPS) prepares to ban smoking in jail. JAC Vapour is one of the only independent companies outside of Chi (uk)
added Sep 12, 2018 17:10
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Asset manager Candriam extends thermal coal, tobacco exclusions

Asset manager Candriam, part of New York Life Company, said on Wednesday it would exclude companies with more than a 10 percent exposure to thermal coal or tobacco from all of its funds by Dec. 31.
added Sep 12, 2018 17:07
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Teen vaping is an 'epidemic' FDA declares, blaming Juul and sweet e-cig flavors for kids' addiction as it demands the companies stop selling to minors

(FDA) declared teen e-cigarette use an epidemic today, threatening to slap manufacturers including Juul with crushing fines if they don't present plans to curb sales to minors. As of 2017, more than two million high school-age Americans used e-cigarette
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 12, 2018 17:01
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[New York] Scarsdale to discuss zoning change that would limit vape shops

Parents could score a victory in the effort to keep electronic cigarettes and vaporizers away from children and teenagers if the village's code is changed to regulate where the devices and accessories can be sold.
New York Journal News
added Sep 12, 2018 17:00

FDA says underage use of Juul and other e-cigarettes is at epidemic levels ($$)

Calling a surge in teen use of e-cigarettes an epidemic, the head of the Food and Drug Administration says he is considering pulling all flavored e-cigarettes from the U.S. market.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Sep 12, 2018 16:59
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FDA takes 'historic action' on youth e-cigarette 'epidemic'

announced today a "historic action" against more than 1,300 retailers and five major manufacturers for their roles in perpetuating youth access to the devices in the US. "I use the word epidemic with great care," said FDA commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb.
added Sep 12, 2018 16:56
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[California] ARCHIVE: Businesses catching onto new Contra Costa County tobacco control regulations

A majority of retailers are following the new tobacco control regulations, according to a Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors report. About 74 percent of the stores visited in February were compliant with new pack size and flavored tobacco regulati
The Press (Brentwood, CA)
added Sep 12, 2018 16:45


FORTUNE magazine's 2018 Best Workplaces for Manufacturing & Production (BWMP), demonstrating the companies’ success in creating an exceptional workplace.
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Sep 12, 2018 14:01
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[UK] Tobacco firms used to pay council pension as Suffolk loses almost £160 million to smoking every year

Tobacco firms are sill being used to grow Suffolk county Council’s pension fund - despite new figures showing smoking costs Suffolk almost £160 million a year. Sandy Martin MP speaking at the Suffolk Chamber in Greater Ipswich Networking Brunch with Sand
East Anglian Daily Times (uk)
added Sep 12, 2018 14:00

[Africa] How Nigeria’s online stores flout country’s tobacco control law

Checks by PREMIUM TIMES showed that these online retailers not only market products like cigarettes and shisha, they do not have mechanisms to ensure prospective buyers are aged 18 and above, a flagrant violation of the National Tobacco Control Act. The
Premium Times (ng)
added Sep 12, 2018 14:00
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