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[North Carolina] Vape shops face uncertain future with new FDA regulations

FDA spokesman Michael Felberbaum said the agency estimates the average costs associated with submitting an application for a premarket pathway review “are likely in the low hundreds of thousands of dollars, not in the millions or tens of millions of doll
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 9, 2016 14:50

Tobacco companies lost the fight against new e-cigarette regulations — in 2009

In June 2009, the president signed into law the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act...Reynolds spent about $2.1 million lobbying in 2015, and Altria spent about $9.6 million....the regs that were released in final form yesterday were first p (Center for Responsive Politics)
added May 8, 2016 20:02

[Asia, Pakistan] Up in smoke / Cigarette smuggling causes colossal loss, fuels black economy

The illicit trade in tobacco products inflicted a revenue loss of Rs27.7 billion upon Pakistan last year...Smuggling of cigarettes into Pakistan is a way for the MNCs to enter otherwise closed markets,
The News (pk)
added May 8, 2016 17:29

New FDA regulations on e-cigarettes alarm small Utah vape shops

Doing the math, five flavors of e-liquid, each with three different nicotine levels,could run in excess of $15 million to clear the FDA process, Jensen said. “It’s the same process the FDA puts pharmaceutical and tobacco products through, but they’re m
Ogden (UT) Standard-Examiner
added May 8, 2016 17:27

Smokers' ranks look sparse in Obamacare

Insurers – who can charge higher rates in most states to admitted smokers – are steamed. They say the cheating that smokers do to escape tobacco surcharges on their monthly premiums means higher rates for everyone else. Signs of smokers’ deceit: • In Ida
Kaiser Health News
added May 8, 2016 17:26


users likely would buy vats of the base liquids vegetable glycerine or propylene glycol, bottles of commercial food flavoring, and then add...“Spend five minutes on the Internet and you’ll find it: pure nicotine, and you can make huge volumes of e-liquid
Washington News Wire
added May 8, 2016 00:38

[Asia] Faulty taxation makes tobacco 'highly affordable' in Bangladesh, study find

The International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project’s (ITC Project) study found that the price of cigarettes and smokeless tobacco increased ... This calls for a reform in the tobacco tax system as “tobacco users may switch between tobacco product (bd)
added May 7, 2016 18:46

Illegal tobacco industry flourishing in Australia as government hikes taxes

But instead of quitting, many smokers are buying cut-price cigarettes from the dangerous and unregulated illicit industry, which distributes 2.4 million kilograms of tobacco across the country every year. The Budget expects to raise $4.7 billion from tob
News Interactive Network/News Limited/ (au)
added May 6, 2016 19:31

Mercury News editorial: California's historic anti-smoking week

The next logical step for Californians will come this fall, when an initiative for a $2 a pack tobacco tax increase should be on the ballot. The $1.5 billion in annual revenue would go for anti-smoking programs and provide desperately needed funding to i
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added May 6, 2016 04:35

Cost of e-cigarettes remain higher in many countries

The cost of e-cigarettes remains higher than the cost of combustible cigarettes in many countries, according to recent research. “For policymakers and advocates who aim to persuade combustible cigarette smokers to switch to e-cigarettes, this finding pr
added May 3, 2016 16:30
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