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VERLEUR: How Trump Can Light The Way For The E-Cigarette Industry

President Trump has the power to ease vapor regulations and be a positive force for the industry, which hasn’t received much support from the government since its inception. Before his inauguration, Trump made it clear that he intends to reduce regulation
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Apr 18, 2017 16:17

[New York] FDA awards $625m tobacco-education contract to FCB-Rescue partnership

has awarded an advertising contract for up to $625 million to True North Communications, a partnership between FCB New York and Rescue. The contract, which went into effect on Monday, will run for five years, according to the award notice. The account re
PR Week US
added Apr 15, 2017 19:37

how african-american leaders are taking on menthol

“The NAACP and all of its units are committed to the health and well-being of African-Americans and are particularly concerned about preventing tobacco use among youth,” states the resolution, which also notes that the tobacco industry “has perniciously
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 15, 2017 17:03

VIDEO: Will the government stop e-cigarettes?

VICE News’ Michael Moynihan spoke with one small vape-shop owner who fears going out of business, and two researchers who have been driven apart in the ideological battle of tobacco alternatives.
added Apr 14, 2017 17:11

TMA Media Roundup of FDA Commissioner Nominee Confirmation Hearing

President Trump's nominee for FDA Commissioner, Dr. Scott Gottlieb, recently had his confirmation hearing before the U.S Senate C...
Tobacco Merchants Association (TMA)
added Apr 11, 2017 22:58

Flavour chemicals in a sample of non-cigarette tobacco products without explicit flavour names sold in New York City in 2015

the tobacco industry has responded to sales restrictions by renaming flavoured products to avoid explicitly identifying them as flavoured. While chemical analysis is the most precise means of identifying flavours in tobacco products, federal tobacco laws
Tobacco Control
added Apr 12, 2017 00:06

Scott Gottlieb’s Confirmation Hearing Begins with Tough Questions on Flavored Tobacco

Senator Patty Murray, a Democrat from Washington, grilled Gottlieb on whether he’d be willing to regulate the availability of flavored tobacco products as well as e-cigarettes. “Gummy bears? Cookies and cream?” asked Murray, listing off the names of e-ci
Legal Reader
added Apr 10, 2017 16:01

FDA Nominee Pipes Up on E-Cigarettes

In his confirmation hearing, Dr. Scott Gottlieb declined to commit to a ban on flavored cigarettes even when confronted with the potential that flavors could lure adolescents into experimentation, according to The Hill.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Apr 8, 2017 23:42

FDA nominee says agency must strike right balance between risk, regulation

There is a split in the public health community between those who view e-cigarettes as a good way to reduce smoking, and those who are more concerned that teenagers who use flavored e-cigarettes will later graduate to cigarettes. Gottlieb said he was com
added Apr 26, 2017 16:07

GOTTLIEB Opening Statement to US Senate HELP Committee

In areas where there’s an inherent, obvious, and seemingly unavoidable risk related to certain consumer products – whether its combustible tobacco or dangerously addictive opioid drugs – we have the opportunity to help consumers move to less ris
U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions
added Apr 10, 2017 20:57
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