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As millions vape, e-cigarette researchers count puffs, scour Facebook

Food and Drug Administration is spending $270 million on these and 45 other research projects ... Final results may not be available before 2018, researchers leading the FDA-funded projects told Reuters. That timetable, which has not been reported before
added Jul 7, 2014 06:29

Swedish Match Submits a Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Application

• Application pertains to sub-brands for the General snus product line in the US • Application seeks a risk modification order which would allow changes to warning label statements currently required for smokeless tobacco products • Application includes
Business Wire
added Jun 13, 2014 00:20

ROSS: New FDA E-cigarette Regulations: Killing an Industry, Killing Smokers

If the FDA's proposed regulations go into force, the likely outcome is a severe reduction in consumer choice, and thus fewer smokers quitting and more dying needlessly. At last, after months of anticipation, the FDA finally unleashed the proposed regula
The American (AEI)
added May 16, 2014 16:44

ALLAN: Local Health Depts. Driving Change Toward E-Cigarette Regulation

Can we say with certainty that without broader regulation we can continue to protect the public’s health and safety? Local health departments aren’t taking that chance, and neither should the FDA. We need more Congressional support on both sides of the a
Roll Call
added May 1, 2014 10:55

[USA] EDITORIAL: America's compulsive urge to regulate ($$)

Food and Drug Administration said it would regulate e-cigarettes like normal tobacco. This is in spite of the fact there is no proof it leads people on to the real ones. Quite the reverse - the whole point is to help people kick the habit. Chicago, Boston
Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 28, 2014 02:43

Electronic Cigarettes: Q&A

The big news out of the FDA’s announcement on e-cigarettes is that people under age 18 will no longer be able to buy them. That ban will go into effect 30 days after the rules are approved. But it could take more than 2 years for many of the other rules
added Apr 26, 2014 13:22

[California] AACR Releases Tobacco Report

Zeller, the director of the Center for Tobacco Products of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), said during a press conference held today here at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) meeting in San Diego, California. To this end, the AA
The Scientist
added Apr 7, 2014 15:32

AGENDA: EvidenceBased Science, Electronic Cigarettes & Tobacco Harm Reduction / May 19 22, 2014 Kingsmill Resort, Williamsburg, Virginia (PDF)

Dr. Michael Cummings of the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) will provide Roswell Park’s “Surgeon General Report Exhibition” and Dr. Alan Blum his video “Blowing Smoke” Monday, May 19th Deeming Regulations
Tobacco Merchants Association (TMA)
added Apr 4, 2014 13:10

FDA Issues 1st Ban Under Tobacco Control Act ($$)

In order to pass, companies must show that their products are “substantially equivalent” to other products that are eligible under the act, according to the agency. The agency said that it will not take any enforcement action for roughly a month agains
added Feb 23, 2014 15:51

[Nevada] Deeming Regulations: ‘The 800-Pound Gorilla’

Calling deeming regulations the "800-pound gorilla in the room," Bryan Haynes, partner in the tobacco practice at Troutman Sanders, said people ask him every day when the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is going to publish its deeming regulations for
Convenience Store News
added Feb 1, 2014 22:57
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