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[Illinois] Statement From Mayor Emanuel On New FDA Regulations Of Tobacco And E-Cigarette Products

"For too long, corner stores across the country have looked like Baskin Robbins - with an array of flavored cigarettes, cigars and e-cigarettes," said Mayor Rahm Emanuel. "I'm glad the FDA is finally stepping up and following Chicago's lead in the fight
City of Chicago
added Nov 16, 2018 02:03
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Results from 2018 National Youth Tobacco Survey show dramatic increase in e-cigarette use among youth over past year

[FDA] and (CDC) released new findings from the National Youth Tobacco Survey (NYTS) showing that more than 3.6 million middle and high school students were current (past 30 day) e-cigarette users in 2018, a dramatic increase of more than 1.5 million stude
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Nov 16, 2018 02:01
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FDA seeks ban on menthol-flavoured cigarettes

Putting forward the long-awaited proposals on Thursday, Scott Gottlieb, head of the [FDA], disclosed what he described as “astonishing” new data that indicated a new generation was at risk of getting hooked on nicotine.
Financial Times (uk)
added Nov 15, 2018 23:54
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FDA Unveils New Steps to Protect Youth by Preventing Access to Flavored Tobacco Products, Announces Plans to Ban Menthol in Cigarettes and Cigars

FDA will not sit idly by while we face the threat of a whole generation getting addicted to these products. Therefore, today FDA is outlining a new policy framework to address what appear to be the central problems—youth appeal and youth access to flavor
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Nov 15, 2018 23:50
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FDA Seeks Ban On Menthol Cigarettes, Limits On E-Cig Sales ($$)

proposed a ban on menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars, along with new restrictions on sales of flavored e-cigarettes, in an effort to prevent youth access....also proposing to restrict sales of flavored e-cigarettes — except for mint and menthol, tobac
Law360
added Nov 15, 2018 23:48
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[UK, USA] Sainsbury's continues to sell flavoured e-cigarettes pulled from US over underage vaping fears

Vaping products that have been pulled from sale in the US over fears about underage buyers remain on shelves at Sainsbury's in the UK. The US e-cigarette giant Juul, which struck a deal with the British supermarket earlier this month, has banned the sale
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 15, 2018 14:11
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The Health 202: FDA chief defends crackdown on e-cigarettes despite conservative criticism

Some conservatives are dismayed at how energetically...Gottlieb is cracking down on tobacco products, despite his own limited-government views. But Gottlieb isn’t having it. “My former friends in the libertarian community who think this is emblematic of
Washington Post
added Nov 15, 2018 10:38
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SULLUM: Restricting E-Cigarette Flavors Endangers Public Health

The FDA’s decree will make vaping less appealing and less accessible to smokers interested in switching...why should adult smokers pay, potentially with their lives, for the carelessness of convenience store clerks? The moral logic of the tradeoff demande
Reason Magazine
added Nov 14, 2018 18:26
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Juul Suspends Selling Most E-Cigarette Flavors in Stores

Juul’s announcement effectively undercut the [FDA]'s plan to unveil a series of measures aimed at curbing teenage vaping. The agency is expected later this week to announce a ban on sales of flavored e-cigarettes in convenience stores and gas stations an
New York Times
added Nov 14, 2018 17:10
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Juul confirms plans to pull four sweet-flavored e-cig styles from stores

The creme, cucumber, fruit and mango flavors being removed remain available at www.juul.com, but with heightened age-restriction policies and age-21 verification that requires consumers to provide their name, date of birth, permanent address and the last
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 14, 2018 04:39
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