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New T.O.T.A.L. Website Focuses on Local Tobacco Restrictions

NATO and Swedish Match have been working to create a new website, www.tobaccoordinances.info, that will serve as a resource center for retailers and local elected officials alike. This new website is known as T.O.T.A.L., which stands for “Tobacco Ordinanc
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Aug 3, 2016 15:49
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SIEGEL: FDA Tobacco Center Director to Ex-Smoking Vapers: You Don't Exist

"there is no definitive support of e-cigs playing a cessation role." In other words, Mr. Zeller--the CTP director--is telling vapers that they don't exist, that their experiences never happened.
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Aug 3, 2016 15:41
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TOBACCO REGULATION AND COST-BENEFIT ANALYSIS: HOW SHOULD WE VALUE FOREGONE CONSUMER SURPLUS? (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

how much of the benefit to smokers is offset by their lost enjoyment--that is, foregone consumer surplus...we are unconvinced...that foregone consumer surplus should be largely ignored and gross health benefits used instead as a measure of consumer welfar
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
added Aug 2, 2016 18:54
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Tobacco Regulation and Cost-Benefit Analysis: How Should We Value Foregone Consumer Surplus?

We discuss the evidence on whether consumers are fully informed about the risks of smoking and whether their choices are rational...we advocate using a behavioral public finance framework borrowed from the literature on environmental regulation....The use
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
added Aug 2, 2016 18:46
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[Utah] Teen girl injured in e-cigarette explosion

13-year-old Arianne Anderson decided she wanted to try out her 16-year-old brother's e-cigarette. "I just put the battery in and twisted it back on and was getting ready to push the button, and it exploded," Arianne said. She immediately ran into her mo
AOL News
added Aug 2, 2016 18:47
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E-Cigarette Makers Contending with New CPSC and FDA Regulations

Products like e-cigarettes and other electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) have been under intense scrutiny in recent years from public health officials, legislators at all levels of government, and many other interested parties, including dozens o
National Law Review
added Aug 2, 2016 18:46
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E-Cigarette Makers Contending with New CPSC and FDA Regulations

Summer 2016 could down in infamy for manufacturers, distributors, and retailers of this category of consumer products due to its confluence of new regulations from two major Federal agencies – CPSC and FDA. We previously reported on the Child Nicotine Po
National Law Review
added Aug 1, 2016 21:46
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What do e-cigarettes do to your lungs?

The Daily Dot dug into the science to try and answer this question. But, spoiler alert: The science behind e-cigarettes is young and inconclusive. They currently are not regulated by the Food and Drug Administration, which essentially allows e-cigarette
The Week
added Aug 1, 2016 21:45
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Tobacco ‘Deeming’ Regs Go Into Effect Aug. 8

As of next Monday, Aug. 8, it will have been 90 days since the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its final “deeming” regulations for cigars, pipe and hookah tobacco and electronic cigarettes. Aug. 8 also marks the date when the regulation
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Aug 1, 2016 20:36
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[North Carolina] New FDA tobacco regulations stir help, harm debate

The FDA issued on Friday a heads-up reminder to retailers, manufacturers, importers and distributors on how the regulations affect them... However, the FDA did not mention it is facing several federal lawsuits on various aspects of the regulations, each
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 1, 2016 14:24
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