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City Council unanimously approved the first reading of a new citywide ban on smoking that applies to all sidewalks, streets and restaurants in addition to the places where smoking is already not allowed. Vice Mayor Gary Pollard was absent from the meeting
Aug 8, 2018 San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added Aug 8, 2018 19:14
Proposed tariffs on U.S. imports from China of electronic cigarettes, known as vaping products, could not come at a worse time for the industry....U.S. vape manufacturers, who depended on China for 91 percent of imported vaping products in 2016, find them
Aug 8, 2018 Reuters
added Aug 8, 2018 19:11
Uruguay’s President Continues Leadership in Global Fight against Tobacco with Plain Packaging Announcement
congratulates President Tabaré Vázquez of Uruguay on his presidential decree of August 6 mandating that tobacco products be sold in plain packaging. The decree, which overcomes parliamentary inaction, maintains health warnings covering 80 percent of tobac
Aug 7, 2018 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 8, 2018 15:54
, some smokers might soon be priced out of the market with a permanent increase in the so-called ‘sin tax’ on tobacco products. Smokers who can still afford the price of cigarettes will just have to pay more for the cause to quit.
Aug 7, 2018 Pacific News Center (PNC) (gu)
added Aug 8, 2018 13:16
The Board of Supervisors held a public hearing Monday in regard to raising the legal age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21. The board will choose whether to adopt the resolution at its regular meeting Tuesday, Sept. 4 at 10 a.m. The hearing falls in
Aug 7, 2018 Adirondack Daily Enterprise (Saranac Lake, NY)
added Aug 8, 2018 13:13
Stock up on your Juul cartridges—a 25-percent tax on Chinese imports is likely to affect vaporizers and electric scooters.
Jul 5, 2018 Vanity Fair
added Aug 8, 2018 12:43
The next round of proposed duties -- 25 percent on $16 billion worth of Chinese imports that could go into effect in a month -- includes vaping devices. Most e-cigarettes are made in China, leaving Robbins and his peers without an alternative.
Jul 22, 2018 Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Aug 8, 2018 12:42
Higher-tariffs on Chinese-made vaping units means higher prices for American consumers and businesses. 91% of e-cigs imported into the United States come from China. “Yes, it will hurt consumers, yes, it will hurt the industry,” said Tony Abboud, Presid
Aug 6, 2018 Vaping Daily (blog)
added Aug 8, 2018 12:40
The Israeli Ministry of Health has decided to ban the marketing of popular e-cigarette Juul in Israel, officials at the ministry confirmed to Calcalist on Monday. The decision hinges on a final stamp of approval from the country's attorney general.
Aug 8, 2018 Ctech (is)
added Aug 8, 2018 01:40
the announcement that the FDA is working towards “increased flexibility and efficiencies within the application review process” is important. Only a select few tobacco companies can afford the millions of dollars required to subject products to a process
Aug 6, 2018 Washington (DC) Examiner
added Aug 7, 2018 21:36