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E-Cigarette Sting Operation Prompts Warnings to Retailers

A U.S. government-led sting operation of retailers including 7-Eleven Inc. stores and Royal Dutch Shell Plc gas stations led to 40 warnings for selling Juul e-cigarettes to kids. The Food and Drug Administration letters are part of an undercover operati
Bloomberg News
added Apr 25, 2018 14:23
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FDA should revise its new guidance on listing of ingredients in tobacco products to require disclosure of all ingredients that can become toxic during normal use

My colleagues and I just submitted this comment ... FDA should revise its new guidance on listing of ingredients in tobacco products to require disclosure of all ingredients that can become toxic during normal use
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 25, 2018 14:21
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[California] GLANTZ: Today was a bad day for e-cigarettes and flavored tobacco products generally, particularly JUUL

The California Department of Public Health launched a brilliant (and colorful) educational effort on the impact of flavored tobacco products on kids. You can see the TV ads on “the tobacco industry’s kids menu” here. At least two of the ads, Fruit Can
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 25, 2018 14:20
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FDA Warning Wire: Spring Storm Over Youth E-Cig Sales ($$)

The FDA said that it's taking action to stop youth use of e-cigarettes, which the agency says are "wildly popular" with kids, many of whom may be using devices that closely resemble USB flash drives. This may make them more attractive to children and tee
Law360
added Apr 25, 2018 14:05
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FDA announces crackdown on e-cigarette sales to minors

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is taking steps to keep e-cigarettes out of the hands of adolescents beginning with JUUL devices. The moves come as the Academy and other medical groups have called the devices an “urgent threat to public health.”
American Academy of Pediatrics
added Apr 25, 2018 10:40
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Agency warns retailers not to sell Juul e-cigarette to kids

issued warnings to 40 retail and online stores as part of a monthlong operation against illegal sales of Juul to children. Investigators targeted 7-Eleven locations, Shell gas stations and Cumberland Farms convenience stores as well as vaping shops. FDA
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 24, 2018 20:13
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5 things fda should do about juul e-cigarettes

1. Order the removal of certain JUUL flavors 2. Suspend internet sales of JUUL 3. Reverse the decision to delay e-cigarette regulation 4. Prohibit branded merchandise 5. Order the removal of JUUL look-alikes
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 24, 2018 19:53
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FDA Takes Important Steps to Address Youth Use of Juul E-Cigarettes, but Must Do More – Agency Should Prevent Introduction of Kid-Friendly Tobacco Products Instead of Acting After the Fact

the FDA must do more by taking off the market Juul flavors like mango and cool cucumber that clearly appeal to kids, preventing the introduction of look-alike products and subjecting e-cigarettes to FDA review of their public health impact, as required by
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 24, 2018 19:51
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FDA tightens marketing standards for top-selling Juul e-cig, cites eBay sales to youths

Although the four steps announced by FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb in a new youth tobacco prevention plan apply to other e-cigs, the focus clearly was on Juul. "It’s imperative that we make sure children and teenagers aren’t getting hooked on more nov
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 24, 2018 19:40
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Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on new enforcement actions and a Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan to stop youth use of, and access to, JUUL and other e-cigarettes

First, we’re announcing that the FDA has been conducting a large-scale, undercover nationwide blitz to crack down on the sale of e-cigarettes – specifically JUUL products – to minors...We’re thankful for eBay’s swift action to remove the listings and vol
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Apr 24, 2018 16:56
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