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Tobacco Companies Gave $1.5 Million to Trump Inaugural and Ramped Up Lobbying – They Want to Roll Back FDA Oversight of E-Cigarettes, Cigars

The new disclosure documents reveal the tobacco industry is going all out to get its way: The two largest U.S. tobacco companies, Altria and Reynolds American, gave $500,000 and $1 million respectively to President Trump’s inauguration, according to disc
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 21, 2017 18:13
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'War of Innovation' Rages in Tobacco Industry

As a testament to the Lausanne, Switzerland-based firm’s new greeting on its re-launched homepage, “Designing a smoke-free future,” the high-tech center has three wings named Earth, Wind and Air. The absence of Fire signifies the company’s push for “hea
Investopedia.com
added Mar 10, 2017 15:38
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[Canada] Big Tobacco giant pledges to quit cigarettes, but skeptics accuse firm of ‘double-speak’

Despite the pledge, Philip Morris not only continues to sell more cigarettes than anyone else, it advertises tobacco in places where that’s allowed, and actively opposes government curbs on tobacco use... “It’s their latest public-relations effort and it
National Post (ca)
added Feb 10, 2017 17:57
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[Canada] Clearing the air around e-cigarettes

Fears that “vaping” is a gateway to tobacco smoking are unfounded, shows a comprehensive review... “The public has been misled about the risks of e-cigarettes,” concludes Tim Stockwell, CARBC director and co-principal investigator. “Many people think the
University of Victoria (ca)
added Jan 20, 2017 15:11
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[North Carolina] Analyst: Discount rumors of snag in BAT bid for Reynolds

Herzog issued an update... “We encourage investors to ignore the latest round of speculation in the press that negotiations have ‘stalled’ over concerns related to valuing Reynolds’ Core (heat-not-burn tobacco) product, which recently completed the first
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 10, 2017 17:12
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[Canada] PG CITY COUNCIL APPROVES VAPING BYLAW, IMPLEMENTING STRICTER RULES

My Prince George Now (94.3 The Goat Rocks/97 Country FM) (ca)
added Dec 12, 2016 11:27
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Cigar Industry Lawsuit Against FDA Regulation Slated for July 2017

“After a thorough and detailed legal review, we are challenging this unlawful regulatory action in federal court to protect the statutory and constitutional rights of our industry and its members,” said Mark Purcell, ceo of the IPCPR at the time of the f
HalfWheel
added Dec 10, 2016 18:02
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[Michigan] Millennials could be the generation to end smoking

OU is one of 20 colleges that have recently been given a $20,000 Tobacco-Free Generation Initiative grant, which works toward making millennials the generation to end smoking. The grant is from a partnership with the American Cancer Society and the CVS
Oakland Post (Oakland University, Rochester, MI)
added Nov 30, 2016 05:01
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Philip Morris research on precursors to the modern e-cigarette since 1990

PM started developing a nicotine aerosol device in 1990...Conclusions Rather than a disruptive technology, PM developed e-cigarette technology to complement, not compete with, conventional cigarettes and evade tobacco control regulations.
Tobacco Control
added Nov 17, 2016 03:10
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BOEHM: Pennsylvania’s New Tax on Vape Shops is Forcing Them Out of Business

The estimated 350 vape shops scatter across Pennsylvania are getting hit hard by the new 40 percent wholesale tax on all vaping equipment and supplies. The real kicker is that the same 40 percent tax applies not only to purchases made after October 1—the
Reason Magazine
added Oct 5, 2016 14:53
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