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What’s in all that e-cig vapor?

A growing number of studies find that some of the liquids used in e-cigarettes contain flavorings whose inhalation has been associated with lung problems, ranging from irritation to a rare but serious lung disease. For example, diacetyl, a butter-flavore
The Washington Post
added Aug 31, 2015 20:46

New FDA Warnings Troubling Tobacco Makers?

These rules will pose a significant problem for tobacco makers, like Philip Morris International Inc., Reynolds, Lorillard Inc. and Altria Group Inc., that are already reeling from the effect of anti-smoking campaigns worldwide.
Zacks Investment Research, Inc.
added Aug 31, 2015 20:18

[Tennessee] Vapor boom could go up in smoke

In Tennessee, sales of e-cigarettes and nicotine vapor to minors is not a crime, though most local outlets have prominent signs saying they refuse to sell to minors.... Once the rule becomes final, FDA will be able to issue age restrictions and begin the
Memphis (TN) Business Journal
added Aug 31, 2015 20:16

[Illinois] LETTER: E-cigarette marketing mimics ads that glamorized smoking, and other letters

E-cigarette advertising tactics—including the use of celebrities and product placement in music videos and movies—mimic the strategies that were so successful in making smoking seem glamorous and cool to young people. And they are working—teen use of e-c
Modern Healthcare Magazine
added Aug 31, 2015 13:46

FDA uses new power to pursue regulatory action on tobacco claims

Three days after the consumer groups called on the FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products to take enforcement action against the Santa Fe Natural... The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) recently signed on to a letter to Mitchell Zeller, director o
NJToday (CMD Media)
added Aug 31, 2015 12:33

Determination of the Period Covered by a No-TobaccoSale Order and Compliance With an Order: Guidance for Tobacco Retailers (PDF)

describes FDA’s current thinking with respect to imposing a no-tobacco-sale order (NTSO) on a retailer who has committed repeated violations...including FDA’s “Regulations Restricting the Sale and Distribution of Cigarettes and Smokeless Tobacco to Protec
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
added Aug 31, 2015 10:45


​WASHINGTON – On Friday, the FDA issued a final guidance regarding the agency’s authority to issue a No-Tobacco-Sale Order (NTSO)...the agency will also hold a live webinar this Weds., September 2, at 2 p.m. (EDT) to discuss the guidance
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Aug 31, 2015 10:37

[North Carolina] Organic claim drives Natural American

Reynolds American Inc. is very clear about what has made Natural American Spirit stand out in the super-premium traditional cigarette market. "Natural American Spirit has a loyal and growing franchise, and the brand strength is based on its distinctive a
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 30, 2015 22:36

FDA Warning about Deceptive Marketing of Natural American Spirit Cigarettes, Other Brands Is Critically Important to Protect Consumers

While marketing for Natural American Spirit has long featured terms such as “100% additive-free” and “natural” – and also “organic,” which is also commonly used in Natural American Spirit marketing – their use has become larger and bolder over time. Thes
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 30, 2015 22:04

F.D.A. Warns 3 Tobacco Makers About Language Used on Labels

“The F.D.A.’s job is to ensure tobacco products are not marketed in a way that leads consumers to believe cigarettes with descriptors like ‘additive-free’ and ‘natural’ pose fewer health risks than other cigarettes, unless the claims have been scientific
New York Times
added Aug 27, 2015 21:58
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