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[Texas] BOSTICK: A Year After it Laid Out New Regulations, FDA's Plans for Vaping Industry May Go Up in Smoke

A year later, those threats seem empty as new products continue to show up on the shelves. But beneath a tranquil surface lies a complicated string of lawsuits, delays and political conflict. The future of the vaping industry still hangs in the balance;
Dallas Observer
added Jul 31, 2017 23:14
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POWELL: To the surprise of everyone, a bit of good sense comes out of Washington

Even critics of vaping were hard pressed to complain about the decision. “This long delay will allow egregious, kid-friendly e-cigarettes and cigars, in flavors like gummy bear, cherry crush and banana smash, to stay on the market with little public heal
Athens (OH) News
added Jul 31, 2017 18:06
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European Tobacco Shares Extend Losses After FDA Move to Lower Nicotine Levels

European and Asian tobacco companies extended declines Monday amid investors concern that a move by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration to cut the level of nicotine to "non-addictive" levels could slash sales in the $26 billion cigarette market.
thestreet.com
added Jul 31, 2017 18:03
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Trump’s FDA Chief Charts a Policy Shift Beyond Tobacco Products

Gottlieb, 45, has gained an early reputation for moving swiftly in an executive branch that has been bogged down by political drama and a relatively slow pace in filling key posts across many agencies. It’s not clear whether Gottlieb personally sought Pr
Bloomberg News
added Jul 31, 2017 13:38
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FDA's Plan to Lower Nicotine in Cigarettes to Non-Addictive Levels Shines Spotlight on 22nd Century Group

22nd Century is already capable of achieving the FDA’s ambitious new product standard. As previously reported, 22nd Century is the only company in the world capable of growing tobacco with non-addictive levels of nicotine. The Company’s proprietary Very
Business Wire
added Jul 31, 2017 13:37
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[Canada, USA] PICARD: A sea change in the war on smoking

Smoking low-nicotine cigarettes is better than smoking high-nicotine ones, and vaping is better than smoking. Those are the kind of plain language messages that regulators and public-health officials need to deliver in Canada, not just the U.S.
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Jul 31, 2017 13:34
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LEX: Tobacco: smoke signals ($$)

Nicotine regulation may never happen, while ecigarette news is positive...Surprising, then, that a government that has rolled back rules on power plant emissions should propose new ones on personal lung pollution.
Financial Times (uk)
added Jul 31, 2017 12:59
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FDA plans to reduce nicotine in cigarettes to non-addictive levels

aim to tackle ‘devastating addiction crisis’ and reduce deaths... Due to issues relating to the first amendment and freedom of speech, bans on advertising and the introduction of standardised packaging are not possible in the US.
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 31, 2017 12:52
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Big Tobacco told to read FDA smoke signals on ecigarettes

“Never underestimate the lobbying power of the mighty tobacco industry,” said Mike van Dulken from Accendo Markets, adding that “the fine print suggests balancing regulation of existing products with encouraging innovation for future, less harmful option
Financial Times (uk)
added Jul 31, 2017 12:50
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Govt to Cut Nicotine, But Ignore Better Quicker Remedies

Banzhaf has been called "The Man Behind the Ban on Cigarette Commercials,"... One simple measure would be to raise the federal cigarette tax from its current level of $1.01/pack - a rate which has remained unchanged since 2009... Prohibit
PRLog
added Jul 31, 2017 12:20
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