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Canada’s New Regulatory Framework for Vaping Products

Under the new TVPA framework, vaping products that are not marketed with therapeutic claims are now legal and may be manufactured, distributed, and sold in Canada.[1] A “vaping product” is defined in Section 2 (Interpretation) of the TVPA as: (a) a devic
National Law Review
added Oct 11, 2018 03:04
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[Canada] No surge in illicit cigarettes after implementation of menthol ban in Nova Scotia [FREE FULL TEXT]

Contrary to the tobacco industry’s assertions, there was no surge in illicit cigarettes after the 2015 ban on menthol cigarette sales in Nova Scotia. Credible, industry-independent evidence on illicit cigarette trade is desperately needed to support the i
Tobacco Control
added Oct 12, 2018 00:40
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[Canada] Cape Breton University to limit all smoking to two designated areas

Cannabis use will be limited to two designated areas at Cape Breton University once legalization comes into effect later this month. The notes on cannabis are found in the university’s new “Smoke-Free Campus Policy” that comes into effect on Oct. 17, the
Halifax (NS) Chronicle Herald (ca)
added Oct 4, 2018 04:30
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Ontario should ban promotion of vaping in convenience stores

After decades of court battles with tobacco giants over their marketing ploys to teens, you’d think governments would have learned their lesson: Don’t give the companies a way to lure kids into becoming nicotine addicts. But the Ford government showed i
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Oct 5, 2018 01:34
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[Canada] Will pot’s health effects lead to the industry’s next tobacco liability exposure?

Marijuana could cause mental illness among youth and government needs to find ways of preventing teens from using it, an Ontario politician said Tuesday. “There are many young people who had their lives turned upside down, and families turned upside dow
Canadian Underwriter (ca)
added Oct 5, 2018 01:24
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[Canada] One by one, municipalities prohibit pot smoking in public spaces

Legal marijuana will be legal in just two weeks – and a lot of mayors plan to ban it in public spaces. In recent months, boroughs have been hearing from worried parents. “I ran into a couple with two young kids, and they said ‘look, we come here all th
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Oct 4, 2018 04:35
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[Canada] Quebec’s municipalities prepared to ban cannabis in public places

The City of Montreal is not ready for marijuana to become legal, according to members of Ensemble Montreal. During a press conference Wednesday morning, the opposition party said the city should move quickly to implement bylaws that would ban cannabis c
Global News (ca)
added Oct 4, 2018 04:34
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[Canada] Health groups warn against vaping advertising in Ontario convenience stores

Allowing the display and advertising of vaping products in thousands of convenience stores across Ontario will lead to increased nicotine addiction among teenagers, a coalition of health groups warned the provincial government on Tuesday. The Ontario Cam
Victoria (BC) Times Colonist (ca)
added Oct 8, 2018 22:34
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[Canada] VIDEO: Vaping ads shouldn’t be allowed in Ontario convenience stores, health groups say

Allowing the display and advertising of vaping products in thousands of convenience stores across Ontario will lead to increased nicotine addiction among teenagers, a coalition of health groups warned the provincial government on Tuesday. The Ontario Cam
Global News (ca)
added Oct 3, 2018 18:59
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[Canada] Health groups raise concerns about vaping products aimed at kids

Last week the Ford government reversed course on the Smoke Free Ontario Act by allowing vape displays to remain in convenience stores and gas stations. Today, a panel including a scientist and Hamilton high school student explained how that decision cou
CHCH NEWS (ca)
added Oct 3, 2018 18:57
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