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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
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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
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ATR Urges HHS Secretary Tom Price to Provide Regulatory Relief to Emerging Vapor Market

Norquist today asked for an immediate two-year delay of pending pre-market review requirements imposed by the Food and Drug Administration's May 2016 "Deeming Rule." The Rule applies to vapor products, electronic cigarettes, and premium cigars. Absent imm
Americans for Tax Reform
added Apr 10, 2017 21:13
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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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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
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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.
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Apr 8, 2017 23:42
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[Asia] Israeli Health Minister Concedes: Philip Morris IQOS Cigarette to Be Restricted as Tobacco Product

The Health Ministry announced on Sunday to the High Court of Justice that it is adopting the view that the new cigarettes (IQOS) produced by tobacco giant Philip Morris will be defined as a “tobacco product” and be subject to all the restrictions applyin
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Apr 6, 2017 21:36
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E-Cigarette Industry Appeals to Trump Administration to Help Keep it in Business

the industry is now turning to the pro-corporate, anti-regulation Trump Administration and the GOP Congress in order to get the FDA to back down on the new rules.
Ring Of Fire Network
added Apr 6, 2017 21:30
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FDA nominee won't commit to banning flavored e-cigarettes, cigars

Gottlieb said he can see where flavored products may be inappropriate in one context and appropriate in another, adding that his experts on staff should be making those determinations. "Gummy bears? Cookies and cream?" Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) asked..
The Hill
added Apr 6, 2017 21:27
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5 Takeaways As Trump's FDA Pick Hits Capitol Hill ($$)

Senators also prodded Gottlieb — a doctor, writer, businessman and FDA official during the George W. Bush administration — on...regulation of electronic cigarettes...
Law360
added Apr 6, 2017 02:35
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