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Battery Safety Concerns in Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) Public Workshop - April 2017

CTP seeks to gather information about battery safety concerns (e.g., overheating, fire, explosion, other modes of failure), risk mitigation, and design parameters related to ENDS. Additionally, information related to the communication from tobacco produc
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Mar 9, 2017 16:05
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Reynolds Gets to Keep ‘Natural’ Brand Name

Although the agreement still forces the tobacco manufacturer to remove the terms “natural” and “additive free” as a product description, Winston-Salem, N.C.-based Reynolds received FDA permission to maintain the term “natural” in its Natural American Spi
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 8, 2017 19:45
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BEYOND CIGARETTES The Risks of Non-Cigarette Nicotine Products and Implications for Tobacco Control (PDF)

FDA regulatory authority over all tobacco products is a critical first step in helping to ensure that the current proliferation of non-cigarette nicotine products do not become our nation’s next public health crisis. But more needs to be done to impleme
National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA)
added Mar 8, 2017 16:31
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BENTLEY: A modest reform could mean life or death for the vaping industry

For the millions of Americans who find it difficult to quit smoking or are unwilling to forgo nicotine, the answer should not be "quit or die." Instead, policymakers would improve both public health and job creation by embracing a message of harm reducti
The Hill
added Mar 6, 2017 15:54
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Reynolds subsidiary agrees to marketing restrictions for super-premium cigarette

Santa Fe is allowed to use the phrases “tobacco ingredients: tobacco and water” and tobacco filler ingredients: tobacco and water” in its packaging and marketing. Reynolds could not be reached for comment about the settlement. Reynolds completed in Jan
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 4, 2017 23:51
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FDA Allows 'Natural' to Remain in Popular Cigarette Brand Name Anti-tobacco groups slam decision

The FDA has agreed to allow a popular cigarette brand to continue to include the word "natural" in its name, despite an earlier finding by federal regulators that the product labeling constituted a reduced-harm claim. R.J. Reynolds-owed Santa Fe Natural
MedPage Today
added Mar 4, 2017 18:14
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agreement on american spirit cigarettes fails to protect public from misleading claims

The agreement, reached in January, requires the Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company to remove the terms "additive-free" and "natural" from its product labels, advertising and promotional materials — however it can continue to use "Natural" as part of its br
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 3, 2017 20:24
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ANGELO: Is Vaping the Best Way to Stop LGBT Smoking?

Smoking is an LGBT health crisis. We should look at all options to bring down our unacceptable high rates of tobacco use, says the Log Cabin Republicans' Gregory T. Angelo.
The Advocate
added Mar 3, 2017 13:29
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Reynolds will have to remove 'natural' and 'additive-free' from Natural American Spirit cigarettes

The agreement, dated Jan. 19 and disclosed in a public filing in a class-action lawsuit, doesn't cover the product's "organic" label, nor does it affect the brand name, despite the other restrictions on the term "natural." Advocates say the agreement, d
Dow Jones Newswires
added Mar 3, 2017 03:43
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22nd Century Granted FDA Guidance Meeting for X-22 Smoking Cessation Aid

to discuss “X-22"...Given that 89% of smokers that we have surveyed report that X-22 would be their top or first choice to help them quit smoking, we believe that doctors and patients across the United States should have the choice of being able to utiliz
Business Wire
added Mar 2, 2017 23:39
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